want to plant 20gallon tank help please

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I want to plant my 20gal tank with some easy to care for plants that are low maintenance and can take a 15 watt fluorescent tube light.  I never tried to plant a take before and would like to have some goood advice about it before i tried.  I just wonder what things i need like plant foods, good substate and equipment any and all help is greatly appreciated

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I think you should read this thread to get an idea of what a planted tank needs (more or less). This is with respect to a low-light tank, something you should try when just starting out with a planted tank. Here:

You should read this thread as well:
 
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Thanks for linking those two threads the were very informative and gave me some good ideas of what to consider for planting.  Then I ran a couple web searches about low to medium light plants and requirements for them.  Now I have more knowledge then when I started, now I will try out my underwater green thumb.


(whats up with the thumbs down next to the thread? Dose my question stink that bad? Oooowell can't win'em all.)
 

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Jeffhvacr02 said:
(whats up with the thumbs down next to the thread?  Dose my question stink that bad? Oooowell can't win'em all.)
LOL ... what thumbs?
 

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Oh ... lol ;D ... the one next to your topic line? You must have put it there by accident I suppose. Do you want me to remove it?
 
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Oh I did put that there, My bad bad well its one way to get attention at least. If I only knew what I did so I could do it again.
I'm not as good as most at using a computer, but one day I'll understand the crazy little gadget. You have more than helpful with plants and internet info Tanks you very much. ;D
 

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You're welcome
 
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