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10 watts for ~ half gallon

i am setting up a small tank to use as a shrimp tank. its a glass bowl i got that im gonna use kitty litter for the substrate and throw a couple plants in. for lighting i was thinking of using a 10 watt compact flourescent bulb @6500K. do you thik 10 watts is enough or should i go higher....say 15 or 20.

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10 watts sounds good, I was growing plants with a 7 watt cf on my aquavase.
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