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Today 04:35 AM
KingPlakat I have some greater and lessor duckweed available to anyone who wants it My goal is to separate the greater from the lessor so it's manageable in my tanks. Currently it's mixed together. Also willing to part with a handful of stems of water sprite plants about 8 inches in height.

Free to those who want it. Would be interested in Java moss as a trade if you had some.

Steve
03-14-2017 11:51 PM
Fishies_in_Philly Hey, thank you. The plants are acclimating nicely, and the fish are playing all over the tank

There were some gorgeous tanks in the aga competition last year.


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03-14-2017 01:03 PM
marley77 Dropped off the stems and fish with Bill Sunday. Thanks again Bill. Now I need an inspiration for my new cory/oto/RCS tank. Time to dig through the tank journals.
03-11-2017 09:39 AM
KingPlakat I'd be willing to donate some old penguin style HOB filters for the new guy. Only get on here so often, but I'll check my message box over the next few days. I'm located in Roxborough/Manayunk area.
03-10-2017 05:25 PM
Fishies_in_Philly
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Hi Guys,



I am not only new to the forum, I am fairly new to planted aquarium. I started with a 5 gallon aquarium with a betta fish, but added 3 ghost shrimp and started planting the small 5 gallon with 9 plants. I really enjoy doing this. And my kids also love taking care of something like this. So... I am ready for the big league.



I Don't have a big budget, but around $100 to start a 55 gallon planted aquarium.



Is there anyone willing to sell their aquarium with all the furnishings for around $100? Maybe you are moving and need to get rid of the aquarium real quick?



Please PM me if you have a decent setup. I am not in a hurry, but looking for a good deal to fit my budget; so even if you read this message after 3 months, I might still be looking for one.



Thanks!


If you still need equipment, let me know. I have quite a bit just laying around I would more than willing to 'donate' for the kids' enjoyment


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03-10-2017 05:23 PM
Fishies_in_Philly Sure man, just text me later and we'll set something up. And save me 2 stems of aromatica [emoji6]


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03-10-2017 05:12 PM
marley77 So Moseschi1 and I are working out a time/place to give him the plants.

Bill, If you want the fish I am around Sunday. Maybe we can meet halfway on Columbus/95 somewhere?
03-09-2017 01:03 AM
moseschi1
Brand Spankin' New - In need of an aquarium

Hi Guys,

I am not only new to the forum, I am fairly new to planted aquarium. I started with a 5 gallon aquarium with a betta fish, but added 3 ghost shrimp and started planting the small 5 gallon with 9 plants. I really enjoy doing this. And my kids also love taking care of something like this. So... I am ready for the big league.

I Don't have a big budget, but around $100 to start a 55 gallon planted aquarium.

Is there anyone willing to sell their aquarium with all the furnishings for around $100? Maybe you are moving and need to get rid of the aquarium real quick?

Please PM me if you have a decent setup. I am not in a hurry, but looking for a good deal to fit my budget; so even if you read this message after 3 months, I might still be looking for one.

Thanks!
03-08-2017 12:11 PM
Fishies_in_Philly
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Hey guys,



I'm looking to do a big revamp of my 20 long. If anyone is interested I am pulling a few stems of Limnophila aromatica , Bacopa Carolina , Wysteria , Ludwigia Repens (I Think), a softball sized java moss, and a very healthy red dwarf lily.



I am also looking to re-home 6 rummynose, 10 neon tetras, and 2 albino bristenose plecos.



All plants and fish are free. I can include pictures of the tank or any of the individual plants or fish tonight.



I'd like to arrange a West Philly (near Upenn) exchange for an evening this week.



Thanks,



Bill


Hey bill,

If you have no takers on this by the weekend, I'll take the fish and plants. I have plenty of room in the 125 and i'm looking to improve it. But i won't be available until Sunday.


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03-07-2017 12:37 AM
marley77 Here are the pictures if anyone is interested. Tank has some pond snails and some cladophora.

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Originally Posted by marley77 View Post
Hey guys,

I'm looking to do a big revamp of my 20 long. If anyone is interested I am pulling a few stems of Limnophila aromatica , Bacopa Carolina , Wysteria , Ludwigia Repens (I Think), a softball sized java moss, and a very healthy red dwarf lily.

I am also looking to re-home 6 rummynose, 10 neon tetras, and 2 albino bristenose plecos.

All plants and fish are free. I can include pictures of the tank or any of the individual plants or fish tonight.

I'd like to arrange a West Philly (near Upenn) exchange for an evening this week.

Thanks,

Bill
03-06-2017 02:21 PM
marley77 Hey guys,

I'm looking to do a big revamp of my 20 long. If anyone is interested I am pulling a few stems of Limnophila aromatica , Bacopa Carolina , Wysteria , Ludwigia Repens (I Think), a softball sized java moss, and a very healthy red dwarf lily.

I am also looking to re-home 6 rummynose, 10 neon tetras, and 2 albino bristenose plecos.

All plants and fish are free. I can include pictures of the tank or any of the individual plants or fish tonight.

I'd like to arrange a West Philly (near Upenn) exchange for an evening this week.

Thanks,

Bill
02-15-2017 02:52 PM
MaroMan I have some Rotala Florida, Rotala Mexicana Enie, Rotala Mexicana Bangladesh, Fissidens Fox and Syngonanthus Belem that I could sell off. All grown in high tech setup with PPS Pro fertilizer, PM me if interested!
02-12-2017 07:00 PM
1ag0 Looking to purchase some Nymphoides Taiwan.
02-11-2017 07:12 AM
KingPlakat Also looking for the following plants to start up another tank:

Hygro Augustifolia(willow hygro)
Jungle vals, prefer gigantea, but I'd be happy with anything really.
Water sprite or Wisteria

Can pay or trade for equipment/tanks/plants. I currently have anubias and dwarf chain sword to trade.

Steve
02-08-2017 08:10 PM
KingPlakat Anyone have high grade cherry shrimps? Looking to start a nano tank with cherries, pygmy cories, and other schooling nano fish that wont eat the baby shrimp.
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