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Old 04-11-2013, 09:40 PM   #1 
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Which live plants to use in fluro lighting?

I have zero idea about live plants, not a clue, but I am setting up a 9 litre (2.5 gal) tank for my boy to live in at work and would love to use live plants. Where do I start? Which live plants are suitable for use where there is no natural lighting, only fluro? Also, can I use live plants that are attached to driftwood or do I need to actually plant them into some sort of substrate? Please excuse the ignorance!
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hi ^_^ dw we all start somewhere~ what type of bulbs are they and what's the color temperature? for plants u'll need a daylight bulb. around 6500k
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