Originally Posted by giffmastaflex
I am turning my tank to a planted tank and I know people suggest 7000k over 10000k, why is this? And I was thinking of the ray 2 or marineland LED
, does anyone have these? Would like to know your input as well
The 7000K refers to the color temperature of the light .... around 6500K is the color temp of white light and a good range for photosynthesis so 7000K's fine for plants.
What size tank and what plants are you looking to go with? You'll get much more accurate advice with that info.
75g Planted Barbs Denison, BlackRuby, Tiger, Albino Tiger, Green Tiger, Cherry, Gold, Checkered, Odessa.
NonBarbs Cardinal, Neon, RummyNose, Bloodfin Tetras, Z. Danios. 1RTS. Amano, Bamboo, Ghost & RCS. 20g Long Shrimp Tank RCS, Tiger, Amano.