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Hi, I have learned a lot from reading these post,and here is my first post / question. I have a 20 long tank with 12 pots of 6 speceies the water is just above the soil.I would like to know about powerheads,is one necessary in such a setup? And humidity,do I need to measure it and if so what should it be? here is a pic.



The top is usually covered, this is an 8 month old set up.
 

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Just to reinforce: No, there's no need to add a powerhead or any other measure for water circulation. All my set-ups are fine without current unless this is specifically needed for fish or any other critters inhabiting the tank.

Humidity seems to be fine, too. It may be more a matter of personal preference wether you head for close to 100% or more like 80% (or anything in between).

Your plants look healthy. Nutrients seem to be on the low side - you may want to experiment with adding very small amounts of (good quality) fertilizer.
 
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