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Thread: Rookie Question

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    I made the mistake of adding my fish to my tank before i researched about the cycling process so now I am dealing with that. I was thinking about eventually adding some live plants to my tank and my question was whether that should wait until after the tank is fully cycled or if it will assist the cycling process. My tank has been setup up for nearly two weeks and I have been doing daily water changes and tests. My ammonia level is high (7) and i had read that plants will help reduce the ammonia levels.

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    HELLO,I DONT THINK IT WOULD HARM TO PUT PLANTS IN AS THEY CAN TAKE OUT THE NITRATE,I GENRALLY USE PLASTIC PLANTS MY FISH EAT MINE!

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    You can ad plants whenever.
    CORRECTED video of my fish. This link works. For sure. Really.

    Tanks:
    20g long: 4 panda cories, 1 honey gourami, 1 apistogramma borellii, 1 male cacatuoides
    20g High: 3 bolivian rams, 12 rasboras
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    thanks for the advice

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