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guppy 09-15-2006 05:45 AM

guppy's nano! (updated 9/10/10)
Picture story of my only planted tank left.








Plants in the tank are:
taiwan moss, crypt. parva, anubias nana 'petite' and narrow leaf java fern.

Animals: 5x CPDs, dwarf cory, cherry shrimp

turbomkt 09-15-2006 06:22 AM

Neat little tank.

OC in SoCal?

guppy 09-15-2006 06:27 AM

guppyy=same guppy on apc.

turbomkt 09-15-2006 08:09 AM

Yeah...figured it out when I saw the cross post. Could've been different ;)

eklikewhoa 09-15-2006 09:37 AM


that looks much bigger than my 2.5. what is the foreground and the plant in the back center?

guppy 09-15-2006 04:07 PM

Foreground: HC
Backround plant: Tonina. sp. Belem

Burks 09-15-2006 05:29 PM

Very nice. The rocks look really neat.

guppy 09-19-2006 04:13 AM

This weeks update:

added the tennelus sp. 'red' in the middle

and a random bubble on the hc =]

enjoy leave comments and feedback!

Lil boy blue 09-19-2006 04:48 AM

Its looking great, the HC and Tonina is growing in great, and the rocks are bit of criticism is to hide the co2 diffuser so its not in the front.... its look better IMO.....but overall looks great:)

danepatrick 09-19-2006 04:52 AM

what are you using for filtration, and what is your dosing, etc.? SHOW ME THE SPECS!

guppy 09-19-2006 05:05 AM

blue: I get that a lot with the co2 diffuser I am actually switching it out to a even smaller one.

2.5 gallon tank= $10
12" compact flourent light fixture from scape member= $10
18 6700k/10000k watt pc bulb= $18
azoo palm filter= $6
glass diffuser= $5
DIY co2= $5 yeast+sugar
ADA aquasoil roughly 3-4lbs= $10
ADA rocks= $15

HC., Glosso, Crypt. Parva, Tonina sp. belem, Bylax Japonica, Teneullus sp. 'red' and Ranunculus inundatus

Dosing = a little bit of No3 and KCl here and there just a little bit at a time.

danepatrick 09-19-2006 05:11 AM

what about filtration?

turbomkt 09-19-2006 06:35 AM

Filtration would be the Azoo Palm filter.

epicfish 09-19-2006 12:18 PM

Erm. Time to plant a nano tank! =)

Where'd you get the 2.5g?

guppy 09-19-2006 04:17 PM

I got mine at petsmart BUT only some carry them.

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