Originally Posted by pearldanny
I had problems like this when i first started my NPT. The best thing i found was a good carpeting plant. I got some saggitaria subulata at the LFS and it has created a nice carpet across the whole tank with the roots everywhere it keeps the soil from getting nasty anaerobic pockets. any carpeting plant would work I have just found this particular plant to be very forgiving and fast growing. I hope all goes well for you
thanks! thats exactly the plant I have in this tank that I think will help with my problem. I am currently growing it out in a 3 gallon. as the new plantlets grow to a decent size I move them here. so far I only have three...