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01-06-2015 02:16 AM
dj2005
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Originally Posted by yellabelly View Post
Extra petite? Id gladly take some off your hands aswell as fissidens. Please pm me when ready to unload.
Thanks
Will do. Probably 1.5-2 weeks from now.

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Originally Posted by newbieshrimpkeeper View Post
nice tank.
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Originally Posted by Josh40996 View Post
me to
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Originally Posted by dru View Post
Nice journal

Looking forward to updates when you plant the 3 gallon Mr Aqua
Thanks guys. The tank shipped out today so I'm hoping to get it by the end of this week.
01-05-2015 08:21 PM
dru Nice journal

Looking forward to updates when you plant the 3 gallon Mr Aqua
01-05-2015 08:52 AM
Josh40996
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Originally Posted by RobMc View Post
Great look with the nana-petite. This is a completely under-rated ground cover from the look of your tank.

Also neat to see such a long progression. Best of luck, I hope to see this thread in 2015
me to
01-05-2015 03:03 AM
newbieshrimpkeeper nice tank.
01-05-2015 02:55 AM
yellabelly
extra petite?

Extra petite? Id gladly take some off your hands aswell as fissidens. Please pm me when ready to unload.
Thanks
01-04-2015 08:18 PM
dj2005
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Originally Posted by Basil View Post
Update please
So much Anubias nana petite... so, so much...

That's my update.

To be more serious, I just purchased a Mr Aqua 3 gallon long that will replace this 2.5G. The scape will very likely stay the same and the extra 6 inches in length will help provide more scale. Right now, the scape feels a bit smushed due to the 12 inch length of the 2.5G. I figure I can sell off some of the extra Anubias nana petite and Fissidens to help ease the cost of the new tank.
05-03-2014 05:19 AM
Basil Update please
04-06-2013 07:44 PM
dj2005 4-6-13:

Once the Fissidens is ready for a trim (which will be a while) I'll be adding it to the right front and side. I may just take some Fissidens from my Mini M to speed up the process.

04-04-2013 04:45 AM
dj2005
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Originally Posted by RobMc View Post
Great look with the nana-petite. This is a completely under-rated ground cover from the look of your tank.

Also neat to see such a long progression. Best of luck, I hope to see this thread in 2015
Thanks Rob. The tank and thread will probably still be going in 2015.

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Originally Posted by chew View Post
I like the scape it looks like its a bigger tank than it is. Jo Jo had some microswords in pots last time I was there
Thank you chew.

Regular microsword is too big for a 2.5G foreground. Do they also sell mini microsword? Mini microsword tends to grow to 1" in height.
04-04-2013 03:44 AM
chew I like the scape it looks like its a bigger tank than it is. Jo Jo had some microswords in pots last time I was there
04-04-2013 01:28 AM
RobMc Great look with the nana-petite. This is a completely under-rated ground cover from the look of your tank.

Also neat to see such a long progression. Best of luck, I hope to see this thread in 2015
04-04-2013 01:02 AM
dj2005 4-3-13

A couple of new pictures of my female CPO. She is a friendly little bugger as she likes to climb onto my hand and even get a petting.

The scape itself is doing very well, as to be expected. The black background has been removed as I felt it took away the appearance of depth. Filter has been moved to the left side so it is basically out of sight. The RRF will likely completely melt away, which I'm not sad about as I definitely prefer how the scape looks without it.



03-09-2013 11:49 PM
dj2005 3-9-13:
Added some RRF and moved the Fissidens that was on the right side to the center. I prefer the scape without the RRF but I'll see how it fills it.

Also added a stainless steel prefilter.

02-22-2013 02:19 AM
dj2005
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Originally Posted by jajabinx89 View Post
ROFL! Love it. Such a clever CPO
She is a funny one. CPO's have a lot of personality, it seems.

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Originally Posted by synaethetic View Post
I have never seen your thread before and found it very fun to read through, you have done a good job at chronicling the development and transitions of your tank. Java moss is pesky, I myself have vowed to never use it again due to it's invasive abilities!

Your images are sharp, and I think the beauty of your scape is well received through them. Now that you have a low maintenance scape you can sit back and relax!
Thanks and I'm glad you enjoyed the journal.
02-21-2013 10:43 PM
synaethetic I have never seen your thread before and found it very fun to read through, you have done a good job at chronicling the development and transitions of your tank. Java moss is pesky, I myself have vowed to never use it again due to it's invasive abilities!

Your images are sharp, and I think the beauty of your scape is well received through them. Now that you have a low maintenance scape you can sit back and relax!
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