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Smile plant compatibilities

These are the only plants that i have found to survive my water conditions and fish population;
Anubias (Nana & Isabelle)
Hygrophila (Red & Green)
Ludwigia
Spathiphyllum
Amazon Sword
Elodea
Banana Lilie
Lizard Tail
Microsorium pteropus (Java Fern)
Java Moss
Vallisneria (thin)
Blue Stricta
Cryptocoryne wendtii
Borneo Sword
Water Rose (still testing)
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Any idea what other good large aquatic plants that can be bought in queensland/australia that will thrive in my 55Gal setup??

[AFRICAN CICHLIDS: (16)
BOTTOM FEEDERS: (15+)
OTHER FISH: (5+)
PLANTS, LOGS & ROCKS: (17 varieties)
FILTERS: (7)
WATER:
Water change, weekly (only from mid level of tank, not substrate, about %15).
PH; Average 7.4 can raise up to 8.0.
Temperature average of between 26-28 degrees celcius.
Active Carbon.
Ammonia remover.
Bio Noodles.
Bio pouch.
Water Ager (chlorine nuetralizer).
Aquarium Life Liquid (advanced GEO-Liquid formula).
OXYGEN:
1x 1100 l/h jet flow Aquafx filter, back left corner (air induced) (mentioned above).
1x small corner filter in back left/right corner connected to Vitapet series 6000 twin outlet airpump with check vaulve (mentioned above).
1x medium cylinder shape airstone, (connected to Aquaworld airpump 75 l/h twin outlet with check vaulve).
1x medium flat round airstone, (connected to Aquaworld airpump 75 l/h twin outlet with check vaulve).
SUBSTRATE:
White Cichlid Crush (approx 55kg)
HEATING:
1x approx 17inch submergable heater (have not read watt?).
Temperature between 26-28 degrees celcius.
LIGHTING:
3x lights on hood,
(only running 2, 1x 30watt aquaglo, 1x 20watt aquaone.)
12 hour cycle]


Any ideas would be appreciated!! cheers.
(check my profile for full setup info.)
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