Hi Barr people T.Smith here, new to the social aspect of the aquarium community, so i thought I would post a journal about where iam in my journey in learning how to grow healthy aquarium plants.
Been in the aquarium game for about 3 years. and also a little bit of bonsai on the side. About 2...
Hello all. I posted about my tanks in the introduction section then realized I should have posted about my set ups here in the journal section. (sorry about double post mods)
The 55 has no co2. One Beamswork DA 6500K led on for 8 hours a day from 9 am-12pm, off, then back on from 5-10 pm. I...
Hi all! I'm totally new in the aquatic plant life and am totally in love. Now if only I can manage to not destroy my first plants.
Tank: UNS long 12G (35" long x 8" wide x 10" tall)
Substrate: UNS contrasoil
Light: Twinstar LED 600SP, 3500l, 44W
Desert Stones + UG (Ulticularia Graminifolia)...
It's been about 7 years since I broke down my mr. aqua rimless 12 gal long tank. I was yearning for another tank recently so I decided to set up a little spot for myself in the basement away from my wife/kid/cats, to enjoy. Going high tech with this tank as I did with the last go around, as I...
Making my way back from saltwater. Missing the plants that’s all..and taking a break from the blue light:)
ADA 60P, 16” reef synergy Shadow overflow, 1” drains - bean animal.
Dual 1/2” returns, powered by 2 Eheim classic 1250’s. About 600 gph total.
ATI Sunpower T5 light. Planning to run only 2...
hi guys. New to the forum. Just sharing out some information over one of my scapes
Tank Volume 25 G
Lightning- custom designed by a friend
Fauna- Paskai Rainbow, Neons, Otos, Sae and 4 variants of Neo Cardinia
How do I do this without floating of HC all over the surface?
How deep need to put them into the substrate?
What kind of fertilizer they depend on to grow?
And how much fert to put in (2 feet Tank)
How much Co2?
How much Light hours to on?
Should I do dry start or wet start?
Show me example...
Here's first tank!
Set up 1/1/19 but gone through some changes to be what it is now.
10 gallon tank
Substrate: Seachem flourite and flourite black with top later of flourite sand for my java loaches. Has seachem flourish tabs placed in substrate
Light: Current LED +
Here is my new scape so far
Ada power sand S advance
Ada tourmaline BC
Ada bacter 100
Ada clear super
Soil Aquavitro black humate
Approximately 15kg seiryu stone 3 peices of ghostwood DW With some smaller pieces
Equipment ( so far )
2x Kessel a360 tuna suns...
Dear Forum Wizards,
You will not know me as I have been lurking in the shadows like Little Finger, eavesdropping on your conversations, and taking scrupulous notes all the while. I recently got back in the game after a 14 year hiatus with my first attempt at a planted tank.
Today I have given...
10/5/2018 searched all over town for biggest fish bowl.
Approximately 5 gal. @ Hobby Lobby = $22.
Bought 10 emaciated White Clouds @ Petsmart @ $1.59 each + extra bag of water.
1 anubius Nana = $5.
Wanted to wait on fish but with only 1 real fish store in Billings was lucky to get the fish I...
Hello everyone. I have been waiting to start this journal for some time. I consider myself a noob although been reading quite a lot. My last attemp ended horribly 5 years ago. Since then my life changed dramatically for the better. Now with supporting wife and kids by my side I decided to try...
filtragem: eheim pro3 1200XLT
co2: atomizador em linha da JBL
Luz: 360w de 2 brancos para 1 de vermelho para 1 de azul
substrato: aquabasic JBL (15 litros) + Manado JBL (85 litros)
fertilização: 20 gramas de KNO3+6 gramas K2PO4+ 20 gramas de KCl + 10 gramas de micros...
This is my first post here, so I'm gonna give an introduction here as well. I have been into planted tank hobby for a year now and I have made 7 tanks (all less than 15 gallons) for my experimentations.
I have tried everything I thought I would like to try, including high tech...
First of all, I'd like to introduce myself. I've been keeping planted tanks for a long time now (over 13 years), and recently I've decided to set up a nano planted tank to hone some skills and to practice aquascaping in a friendly platform.
This tank started as 35x16x21(H) cm...
Been wanting to start a journal on my 90gallon planted tank for a while, but now seemed like a good time.
Been keeping aquariums since the late 80’s, and have had a planted tank since the mid 90’s. My main interest in aquariums over the years is split between Lake Tanganyikan...
Here's my latest attempt at a planted aquarium; started to plant on 28/11/18
2x Oase biomaster thermo 600
Fire extinguisher to an inline diffuser
All in one EI
Manzanita fixed to a piece of slate...
I'm a new member and am getting back into the hobby after being out of it 20 + years. Just setting up a new tank and put in my first plants last night. I came across this site and it looks very interesting. Hope it will help get my plants to growing like weeds. I'll keep you posted.