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    Hi guys got my first tank about 2 months ago. I am very excited,'cause I got 2 Balloon mollies and 4 Guppies (2 males and 2 females) which have had 6 babies so far! Born yesterday. Jeremy
     
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    Welcome! Post some pics....
     
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    Post some pics and give more info regarding your setup (tank size, filtration, plants, etc)
     
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    Okay, thanks guys!
    Gotta Daro starter kit, around 30 litres
    Tank 460-300-230
    10w light tube
    Boyu submersible filter model SP-601F
    Plants I am not sure of the names but I can try get a few pics of them.
    Dunno if that helps at all.

    Jeremy
     
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    Lol pics or it didn't happen hehehehe.
     
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    Here they are:
    I've been trying to find out the names of these plants, but no such luck.
     

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    You should remove the plants from pot and definitely remove the rock wool from roots before planting, as the fibers can cause irritation to fish's gills. Remove as much of the wool as possible with your fingers, then use tweezers or chopsticks to remove the rest (you'll notice some bits stuck in between the roots). Rinse off any excess in bucket of tank water or such.

     
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    thank you sooo much for the advice!!:fish::sunny:
     
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