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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-19-2013, 08:27 PM Thread Starter
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Substrate question about Cherry Shrimp

Would cherry shrimp do okay in regular black gravel?
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-19-2013, 08:31 PM
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sure thing. Substrates dont matter as much as your water parameters
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-19-2013, 08:56 PM
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black gravel...blue, red, yellow, no gravel LOL

Cherries are good in just about any gravel as long as the water parameters are within the range.
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-20-2013, 12:40 AM
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You could raise cherries in a 5 gallon bucket in your garage. They aren't picky and are harder than a coffin nail.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-20-2013, 12:51 AM
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They survived a whole weekend for me in a five gallon with some sand and no filter. I forgot to plug the filter in. Oops. They're tough
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