The grass like plant is "microsword", it grows very quickly - and as long as you can avoid algae, it will carpet easily. Grows short and flat under high light, and a bit taller under lower light.
My friend started a tank. I decided to help him get going :)
I was using a canon SD790 IS up until january. Now I use a canon rebel T3 - mostly with the canon 50mm 1:1.8 lens.
Yes, my betta is spoiled - he's a little prince.