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Conversation Between LittleWatty and aqua001
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  1. LittleWatty
    06-25-2012 08:36 PM - permalink
    LittleWatty
    Well, I can't say I'm an expert in plant care XD this is the first time I've ever attempted live aquarium plants. I'm successfully rescuing two sick orchids, but that's a whole different ball game! Water Wisteria I've heard is pretty easy - it can thrive in low light conditions with no added ferts or CO2. I haven't lost a stem of it yet, though one of them doesn't have much left of it XD Amazon Swords are a bit more touchy, and have higher light requirements. If they can get natural light, its great. If not, try to get a 6500K (I think) light for your tank.

    Hopefully others can give you more and accurate information in your thread! ;)
  2. aqua001
    06-25-2012 07:55 PM - permalink
    aqua001
    Haha, i know, right? I'm saving up to have them come and build me a tank. Just don't hold your breathlol. Anyway, I went to petsmart in search of onions(lol, that sounded so funny, going to a petstore in search of food) and did not find any. I did find water wystriya(sp?) and amazon swords! They are healthy and snail free. Can you give me some suggestions on their overall care? i will also be posting a thread so maybe you could check that out. thanks!
  3. LittleWatty
    06-25-2012 08:46 AM - permalink
    LittleWatty
    No, I haven't, but I would LOVE to work with the Tanked guys XD That'd be like... a dream job.
  4. aqua001
    06-24-2012 09:22 PM - permalink
    aqua001
    I could not find them:(. Anyway, you know whats crazy? Well u know the show tanked on tv? I was on their website and they had a video where one person showed a tour of his house. His daughter owned a betta in a half gallon unheated tank! i was SHOCKED! Ever have something like this happen to you?
  5. LittleWatty
    06-24-2012 03:33 PM - permalink
    LittleWatty
    Just be careful what you buy. Sometimes they sell "aquatic" plants that aren't actually aquatic!
  6. aqua001
    06-24-2012 10:14 AM - permalink
    aqua001
    Cool! I'm gonna go check them out today.
  7. LittleWatty
    06-22-2012 01:54 PM - permalink
    LittleWatty
    Petco! Its the only place near my apartment that is actually a pet store.
  8. aqua001
    06-21-2012 07:39 PM - permalink
    aqua001
    Thanks for the pics! Where did you get em?
  9. LittleWatty
    06-21-2012 10:04 AM - permalink
    LittleWatty
    I have two onion bulbs that I got from PetCo, that came with Aponogeton bulbs and a waterlily bulb. They seem to enjoy the tank water, as they've grown leaves almost a foot tall in the month I've had them. I can send you pictures in a PM.
  10. aqua001
    06-15-2012 03:50 PM - permalink
    aqua001
    I was reading a thread you posted and you had said that you had 1 onion build in there. Is it the onion u can eat or is it a special aquatic one?

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