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My Dirted 10

This tank was started in April 2012 with a gravel substrate (big gravel) and just Flourish Comprehensive for ferts. The plants struggled.

Now I'm fully dirted with a sand cap, sort of inching up from below 1/4 EI. I just added a second dose of macros. There's some Potassium deficiency in the stem plants. Actually, I think they're all stem plants right now. I'll be looking for some more attractive small plants.

Thanks for reading, and all advice welcome!


Here are a couple of pics, snails and algae and all:
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MY TANK: Planted 10g; 2 x 10W CFL; Fluval U2 internal filter; MGOCPM/black sand cap
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