The Planted Tank Forum - Reply to Topic
Thread: 10 Gallon Iwagumi Red Cherry Shrimp Tank- Mountain Meadow (Tank Journal) Reply to Thread
Send Trackbacks to (Separate multiple URLs with spaces) :
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Planted Tank Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

  Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

  Topic Review (Newest First)
10-29-2009 03:23 AM
Originally Posted by Cmeister View Post
Any updates?
I'll update it soon.
10-26-2009 03:16 AM
Cmeister Any updates?
10-25-2009 06:35 PM
Originally Posted by jlo View Post
You have some very nice cherries
Thanks. Yeah, my cherry shrimp are very red.
10-25-2009 11:23 AM
jlo You have some very nice cherries
10-25-2009 03:10 AM
Originally Posted by CL View Post
Has the marimo grown any?
It grew a lot but it turned an uglier, darker green.
10-25-2009 02:33 AM
CL Has the marimo grown any?
10-25-2009 02:24 AM
Vladdy My tank hasn't really changed much
08-30-2009 11:26 PM
Originally Posted by clwatkins10 View Post
Congrats on the baby shrimp!
Thanks. But now I have a bunch of ostracoda in my tank too. Here's a picture of a bunch of them on my marimo near a baby shrimp:
08-30-2009 11:13 PM
CL Congrats on the baby shrimp!
08-30-2009 11:09 PM
Vladdy I bought some Marimo and made a carpet out of it. Some of my shrimp got berried and now I see baby shrimp. My dwarf hairgrass didn't do to well, so I had to take most of it out. The marimo ball was about the size of a golf ball, and as you can see from the picture, I was able to get a lot of little marimo balls from the main one. I also got a new piece of driftwood, which you can see in the picture resting against a coconut shell.

07-18-2009 03:05 AM
trev looks good, i run the same lighting on my 10g. They work great!
07-18-2009 12:34 AM
Sarkazmo Your tank has come along very nicely! I do have a recommendation though, but I don't know if it'll fit into your design scheme. RCS LOVE Java Moss. You could attach some Java Moss to the granite with thread or make a 'tree' with a bit of driftwood or manzanita. Keep up the great work and post more pics!

07-16-2009 09:12 PM
SvenBoogie If you have time, would you mind posting some photos of specifically the lights you are using/how you have them set up?
07-15-2009 10:27 PM
Vladdy Yay! The plants finally arrived. The plants don't look as healthy in the picture as they do in person. The CO2 diffuser I ordered is due to arrive in about 9 days. I compared the hairgrass I got from the pond and the one that I got from eBay, and it is indeed the same plant. I put the plants in and I ripped out a page from a really big sketchpad and used that as the wallpaper. Here's is the aquascape I came up with:

07-15-2009 04:29 AM
Lnd The "Lake" at my friend house got nothing =( Just some cactus....
This thread has more than 15 replies. Click here to review the whole thread.

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome