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Old 04-17-2012, 07:47 PM   #1
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Hi everyone,

I'm buying my first large tank today! I can't wait. It will be tropical freshwater, I've been waiting to do this for about three months, finally have some time off to get organised. Ideally I'm aiming for a minimum 90L tank.


Any suggestions for getting set up are more than welcome, though I know about cycling and to add fish slowly.


Can you have fake/plastic plants in with real ones?


I'm also hoping to set up a 20L with these awesome mini guppies and cherry shrimp but I'll see how I go with the bigger tropical tank first.


I'm excited and nervous, only ever had bettas (fighting fish specifically) before.
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Old 04-18-2012, 08:12 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forums!

I have never heard of any issues keeping fake plants with real ones, but I would get a second opinion just to be sure.
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How are you planning in cycling?
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