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38gal. Tetrasforest.Update and new pic 9/02/2011.

I just totaly redid this tank about 3 weeks ago. Please tell me what you think.

Equipment.
38gal. Tank.
Rena xp2 canister filter.
Marineland 300watt Heater.
Deep Blue T5HO 2 x 39watt 36" 10k & 5K.

Substrate.
80lbs of Eco Complete.

Fertz.
Seachem Liquid Fertz. 4 x Per week
Flourish Excell everyday.

Hard scape.
Driftwood.

Plants.
Water Sprite.
Giant Hairgrass.
Rotala Rotundifolia.
Pennywort.
Purple Cabomba.
Dwarf Lily.
Bronze Crypt Wendtii.
Crypt Wendtii Florida Sunset.
Dwarf Sagitaria.


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http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/ta...ml#post1418057
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This looks awesome.. I really like how the upstretched wood complements the background plants.
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Mann! I wish I was a fish sometimes! Great tank

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Thanks for the complements everyone. This is one of my favorite tanks that I have ever done. This is the first time I have ever used a really branchy piece of driftwood in an aquascape.

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http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/ta...ml#post1418057
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WOW that looks great! The driftwood rocks.

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Thank you.

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http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/ta...ml#post1418057
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http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/ta...pdate-6-a.html
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Looks good! Have you joined us yet at scaquariasociety.com?
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Wow - it looks great!
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post #10 of 16 (permalink) Old 06-22-2011, 03:03 AM
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Great looking tank, so very green, its grown in so well after 3 weeks.
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post #11 of 16 (permalink) Old 06-22-2011, 03:29 AM Thread Starter
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Looks good! Have you joined us yet at scaquariasociety.com?
Thanks, No I have not joined yet but I keep meaning to. I will have to get busy and do so. LOL.

Thanks everyone else for the kind words.

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http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/ta...ml#post1418057
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Update.
I Changed some of the plants and alot of stuff has really grown in. I am waiting for some of my newest additions to grow a little bit but here is what I did. Please let me know what you think.

Plants.
Water Sprite
Narrow leag Ludwigia
Jungle vals & Italian vals mixed
Pennywort
Hygrophilia Corymbosa Angustifolia
Hygrophilia Pinnatifida
Bronze Crypt Wendtii
Alternanthera Reineckii
Dwarf Sagitaria

Here is the new pic 9/02/2011.

38gal. Tetras Forest.
http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/ta...ml#post1418057
10gal. Jungle Low Tech.
http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/ta...pdate-6-a.html
10gal. Planted Aquarium, 38gal. Planted Aquarium.

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That's a very nice setup.
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Excellent looking tank, well done
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Thanks.

38gal. Tetras Forest.
http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/ta...ml#post1418057
10gal. Jungle Low Tech.
http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/ta...pdate-6-a.html
10gal. Planted Aquarium, 38gal. Planted Aquarium.
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