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Old 04-06-2007, 06:24 AM   #1
 
foreground plant

i was just wondering if anyone could recommend a good foreground plant. i want to get it to grow all along the bottom and maybe on the driftwood. the only thing i can think of is java moss, so i was just wondering if anyone else had any luck with other good plants for what i am trying to do.
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Old 04-06-2007, 10:52 AM   #2
 
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What is your lighting level? Java Moss works well in low light.
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Old 04-06-2007, 12:24 PM   #3
 
Our light levels are 3-10k, 1-20k PC's.
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Old 04-06-2007, 12:39 PM   #4
 
http://www.liveaquaria.com/product/p...cfm?pCatId=810

As I said in another post I do not believe that I could kill it if I tried.

Can be planted or tied to wood and rocks.

My ligting is 2 2-65W Compacts (ie. 260W) with one blue actinic bulb.

My tank is 110G and 30" deep.

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Old 04-06-2007, 12:42 PM   #5
 
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How many Watts per gallon do you have? For low light plants, you want about 1.5-2 W per g. Moderate light plants between 2 - 3 W/g. You might be able to get away with less W/g if you have a shallow tank.
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