Originally Posted by DiiQue
The consensus is that silk plants are definitely better. You'd have to do the pantyhose test to see if the plastic ones you have are okay or not (if pantyhose snags on your plastic plants, then they can ruin your betta's fins).
If the poly-resin stuff was made specifically for aquariums, then you should be fine. If they were made for something else (terrariums, etc), then there may be issues of something leeching into the water.
Thanks, I gotta go home and try the pantyhose test again on my plastic plants.
Also, it those Penn Plax decor that I'm trying to order from Petco (Its the Finding Nemo products)
I'm trying to get my tank into Finding Nemo theme lol.
Also, are those Silk plants from Petco any good?