06-21-2012, 09:21 AM
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Floating plants, some options include Brazilian Pennywort (really a stem plant, but floats well), Amazon Frogbit, and Dwarf Water Lettuce. Water Sprite is a good floating plant, but would probably get too large for a 10 gallon.
For down below, you can have the typical low light stuff like Anubias and Java Fern. Java Moss is also very good for fry to hide in.
For substrate plants you can give Cryptocoryne Parva a try, and also Pygmy Chain Sword.
All of the above will work in a 'low light' and low tech setup (no CO2 injection). You could use either a single 18" T8 tube fixture, or you can use a dual screw in fixture with two 10W CFLs. In either case, get the daylight bulbs from a hardware store, they should be listed as 6500K for a color temperature.