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  1. #11

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    Quote Originally Posted by Compass View Post
    I never buy the plants in their tanks. No idea what you are getting. Check around though at Petsmart, they should have little hanging bags with aquarium plants in them. They are tissue grown and the roots are covered in gell to keep the alive in the bag. I hate to say anything positive about Petsmart but I like those plants. No chance for snails and they have proven to be good plants. You can even leave those ones in their bags for a few days and not need to put them in a bucket. Make sure you wash all the gell off them first though before putting them in your tank.
    I've never seen the plants in bags. Perhaps they don't sell them like that in Canada.. or perhaps just not at this store. Either way, I will keep an eye out for them. I like the idea of not having to worry about snail.

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    Found this online. Not the best picture but it gives you an idea of the packaging.

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    Increasing your biodiversity increases your stability.

    You know what this tank needs? ........................ Crypts.

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    That's great, thanks. My other option is to order online but I wasn't sure if certain places would ship to Canada. I know fish are a no no but plants I wasn't sure about.

  4. #14

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    just watch because sometimes those Petsmart plants aren't always either labeled right... or aren't healthy. Around here its never good lol

    And international shipping of plants is tough

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    just watch because sometimes those Petsmart plants aren't always either labeled right... or aren't healthy. Around here its never good lol

    And international shipping of plants is tough
    I kinda figured that on the shipping. Everything that's "live" seems to be a problem. As far as Petsmart plants.. this is why I was looking at other options. Like I said, they don't have the plants in separate tanks and the staff are no help in IDing the plants. We are going to Big Al's and a couple of other stores in the city this weekend so I'm hoping the experience there is better.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Triton View Post

    And international shipping of plants is tough
    Which is really a shame, because Triton could really hook you up with some reall nice stuff....he's got plants galore for sale
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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    Which is really a shame, because Triton could really hook you up with some reall nice stuff....he's got plants galore for sale
    Yes, I've seen his list and believe me, I'm green with envy of all of you on the other side of the border.. Lol. We are only an hour from the US border.. a PO address perhaps.. Lol.

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    Where abouts are you located...

    If you visited the US for a shopping trip at the big niagara falls outlet mall we could probably meet up LOL

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    Where abouts are you located...

    If you visited the US for a shopping trip at the big niagara falls outlet mall we could probably meet up LOL
    Unfortunately, that's a bit far for a road trip! I'm about an hour from the Montana border.. 2 1/2 hours east of Calgary.

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    Ah. LOL. That'd be a long haul.

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