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post #24 of (permalink) Old 01-03-2013, 05:32 AM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by GMYukonon24s View Post
I'll jump on the band wagon of liking the hardscape. I think you did a great job on the stand and can't wait to see some plants in there.
thanks i cant wait to get it all done!

Originally Posted by orchidman View Post
Hopefully it does! And I think the angle would add to the dimension of it!!

I think I heard someone mention a moss wall, I would vote against it. I see lots of people with moss walls that always fail because they take too long, so the tank just ends up looking messy.
yea most of them just crash. never realy been a fan of that style anways.

Originally Posted by jonathan View Post
Part of what I love about this scape is the shadows. Do you find the rocks are limiting your light in any way ?
i tried to angle the rock ether back or perfectly strait up and down for this exact reason to benefit were light hits in the right places. As everyone knows most good foreground plants take a lot of light to really take off so i thought about this right off the bat luckily

Originally Posted by tharsis View Post
Nice! I do see some similarities...maybe that's why I liked it so much .

You took it that extra step though and I think the added height makes a HUGE difference.

I agree with others about keeping the planting simple. Don't overcrowd it with plants, and let the hardscape do the talking.
oh yea super simmple is the way to go for this scape.

Originally Posted by Jedi_Pizza View Post
Love the scape too!
Originally Posted by GreenBliss View Post
I love how you did the rocks. So cool.
thanks guys!
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