Originally Posted by AyalaCookiejar
I've been thinking about trying out some live plants in my tanks, too... but I'd need some pretty hardly low-light plants. I don't know much about plants :p
I also still kind of want to try one of those shrimp in my blind bettas tank, but I want to make sure my tank is fully cycled beforehand. Is a 5 gallon too small for one?
I would plant my tank first with easy to care plants to create hidding spots for the shrimp. Right now what I have that would work for you are water sprite, hornwort, java moss, jungle val and duckweed. As far as how many shrimp you can keep about 20 easy if your betta don't eat them