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Author Topic: 2 or 3 inches for planted tank substrate?  (Read 2069 times)
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« on: December 04, 2013, 02:59:58 PM »

I just wanted to bounce this off someone...what's the best depth for substrate for a planted tank, 2 or 3 inches?  Any opinions on fine versus coarser substrates? (I'm thinking eco-complete)

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« Reply #1 on: December 04, 2013, 08:30:26 PM »

I would think 2 inches for the Eco-complete and 2.5-2 3/4 for layered or filter sand-type grained gravel. Of coarse it also depends on the aquascaping and current movement and plant type and, and, and........
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« Reply #2 on: December 04, 2013, 09:31:25 PM »

You make me smile, Russ!  Thanks, it really does help out goldfish 
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