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    Very helpful and informative post. Great to have all the information in one place. I vote to sticky.

    50G Tank - Kyathit Danios, Zebra Danio, Swordtails, Silver Hatchetfish, Platy, Gold Barbs, Cherry Barbs, Bolivian Rams, Apisto, Zebra Loaches.
    20G 'Nano Fish' Tank - Pygmy Rasboras, Lampeyes, Sparkling Gouramis, CPD, Bronze Corydoras, Cherry Shrimp
    Wanted: More CPD's and Loaches.
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    You'd know for sure. I still drowl over your winning tank this year. I like to look at yours when I think mine looks good. I also like to slap myself in the face!

    And just to make me more ill......

    Last edited by Lady Hobbs; 10-31-2008 at 08:48 PM.

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    Thanks Hobbs That tank is no longer I'm afraid (still have a lot of the plants though)... I do miss it...so no need for you to inflict any pain on yourself anymore LOL
    My own Fish Blog
    Small Fish for Small Tanks

    'The measure of kindness is that you are kind without measure'

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    great write up. Very handy. What is the cutoff between low light ans high light plants? Would 2 watts/gallon still be low light?
    55g- blood parrots, hatchetfish, SAE, bristlenose plecos
    75G-oscar

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    2 watts per gallon would be at the cut off of low light and medium...

    I really believe that a majority of plants can be grown in 2 watts per gallon succesfully though ... if you don't mind slower growth...and yes even high light plants can grow in 2 watts if you add CO2 and the right nutrients. Only stay clear of foreground high light plants.

    High light tanks - 3-5 watts per gallon can be a pain as the plants can grow so fast you end up just having to prune non stop to keep the tank looking neat and clean.
    My own Fish Blog
    Small Fish for Small Tanks

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    Super information! Thanks for the time in writing it.

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    this is awesome! saved for my up and coming planted tank!

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    Could you please tell me if adding any iron objects inside my filter or tank would give me the needed increase in iron I believe my plants need ? Thanks

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    No it will just give you a rusty object. Not good at all for the fish. Use a proper plant supplement.

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    Ok, thanks. I've heard that you could do that, but I questioned it.

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