How to plant Echinodorus 'Rubin' - Betta Fish and Betta Fish Care
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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-21-2013, 02:56 PM Thread Starter
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How to plant Echinodorus 'Rubin'

I am planning to get 1 tomorrow but I'm not sure how to plant them since I'm new with planted tanks and really want some reds at my tanks so any tips from experienced folks?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-21-2013, 05:23 PM
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Like any sword, plant it with the roots in the substrate but the crown (where the leaves come out of it) above the substrate line. If you have inert substrate you should probably use root tabs.
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+1 Matt; swords are very heavy feeders.

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-22-2013, 08:18 AM Thread Starter
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LMAO I accidentally bought barthii instead of rubin -_-
Gonna go get 1 for sure next time xD
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