Low-light, Easy Plants Want To Buy

  1. BlissfulBetta Member Member

    I have a 10 gallon betta tank and am looking to buy some more plants that can grow well in sand substrate with a Finnex Stingray light and a once weekly dose of Nicolg Thrive. I would like to avoid any Pennywort or Java Fern, as I haven't had luck with these in the past.
    Let me know if you have any plants for sale!
  2. twilysparklez Well Known Member Member

    You could try anubias. You can't plant them unfortunately. You'll have to tie them down to decorations.

  3. BlissfulBetta Member Member

    Thanks! I have some Anubias, I love it! It's the plant that has done best in my tank so far. :)
  4. twilysparklez Well Known Member Member

    That's good to hear. Maybe you could get more :p How is the water lettuce?

  5. BlissfulBetta Member Member

    I'd love to get more! The water lettuce was doing very well, but I went on vacation and forgot to ask the person who fed my fish to turn the aquarium light on, so I lost most of it and am looking to buy more!:)
  6. stella1979 Well Known Member Member

    I picked up some snail free Water Wisteria in a tube from Petco. It was in ok condition when I got it but was kind of thin and sad looking. I find it quite pretty now and it grows like a weed under my DIY light with 6500K CFL's. I use Thrive and have sand as well. :) Here's before and after pics, taken only two weeks apart. It's been about a month now and I have a wisteria bush in my tank!:) I think just the shipping would cost more than picking some up at a big box store.

    20170604_191459.jpg Wisteria and Aunubias.jpg
  7. BlissfulBetta Member Member

    Wow! That is stunning and the growth is amazing! I will definetly be picking up some of that from Petco! :D