3 tanks. 1 low tech planted 6.6g with a betta. 1 Glofish tank, 60g, mostly fake plants. 1 quarantine tank, 20g, will become another Glofish tank once the 60g is stocked.
We have all made novice mistakes and been given bad advice from pet stores. Be open to changing your mind when confronted with the fact that you've been doing it wrong. We've all been there.
Java fern, dwarf hair grass, marimo, anubias nana
The pet trade gets a bad rap for exploiting wild animals but sometimes the opposite is true.
Modern advances in technology affect every industry - even the aquarium hobby.
If you are looking for a unique invertebrate to add to your saltwater tank, consider the sea urchin.