What kind of hitchhikers? I too just ordered some plants as a newbie. I don't want hitchhikers!! I have enough problems :)
Some snails are useful.
You can kill any eggs with a 1 part bleach to 19 parts water bleach solution or potassium permanganate which is available from Jungle in a dilute form for aquariums.
It's called Clear.
Prana (deep blue/purple CT female) Fluval Spec 2
Qi (turquoise CT female) 5 g riparium
Vanilla Beast (Ivory apple snail diffusa), Watson and Crick (Amano shrimp), Tributary (Moss Ball aka AquaTribble) Fluval Spec V
Pond and ramshorn snails (so many!) 2.5 g
Mr. And Mrs. Smith (assassin snails) 0.5 QT tank
Leopard ramshorns 16oz NPT Mason Jar
Last edited by BettaQi; 08-12-2012 at 10:38 AM.