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Old 12-08-2009, 07:53 AM   #1
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lucky bamboo

hay guys.....hope all is fine.

can i put a " Lucky Bamboo " inside my aquarium.....i have 180 liter tank with cichlids and and some others......and if i can put it does it hurt my fishes ?
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It won't hurt your fish, but "lucky bamboo" (which isn't bamboo at all) will eventually die if kept completely submerged. It is a marsh plant that needs its leaves up in the air. And depending on the type of cichlids you have they may just shred it anyway.
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As long as the leaves are out of the water it can survive. We've got it in 2 tanks and it's thriving.
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