Originally Posted by frogipoi
Too much money for a live plant.....
Come on now...even in Hawai'i I can get bunched plants for $1. Be careful who you buy from, as was said already- you can take home Malaysian trumpet snails without even knowing. The first 5 or so are cute; the next 100 become a problem!
+1 on the natural tanks...I don't know how any tropical fish can live a happy life without some kind of vegetation around them. Plus, it improves the water chemistry!