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Forum: Aquascaping   02-05-2012, 03:54 AM
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Views: 712
Posted By Wendeli
Thanks, I ended up here because I couldn't find a...

Thanks, I ended up here because I couldn't find a driftwood section >.<
Forum: Aquascaping   02-05-2012, 03:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 712
Posted By Wendeli
Would anyone like to buy a Manzanita branch?

I went hiking today and picked up some really beautiful red manzanita wood. I'm going to use one of them for my 40 gal, but I still have one that's about 3 ft long. Do you think I could sell it to...
Forum: Lighting   09-22-2011, 08:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 472
Posted By Wendeli
That's a drag, I don't have anywhere where I...

That's a drag, I don't have anywhere where I could put a CO2 system and I'd really hate to use it. Maybe toning down on the lights a bit will make the excel work. Sigh... so much to worry about. ...
Forum: Lighting   09-18-2011, 08:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 472
Posted By Wendeli
I"ve tried DIY CO2, it always ends up being a...

I"ve tried DIY CO2, it always ends up being a mess for me though as I really have nowhere to put a bottle of the stuff. Will excel not be enough?

I'll definitely lower the photoperiod, I'm...
Forum: Lighting   09-17-2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 472
Posted By Wendeli
Adding more light to an existing tank

So I have a 37 gal Marineland tank with really awful lighting. All I've managed to successfully grow in there are a lot of leggy rotala and some java moss. Thankfully I'm getting some better...
Forum: Fish   07-31-2011, 02:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,211
Posted By Wendeli
I actually like the chinese algae eaters, though...

I actually like the chinese algae eaters, though there is the aggression problem that you have to deal with later on.

I've never kept a pleco so can't really give you a comparison, but my...
Forum: Fish   07-31-2011, 02:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,126
Posted By Wendeli
Anyone know anything about entice

I'm trying to figure out what's in Seachem entice or whether garlic works as an appetite stimulant or not. If anyone has entice would they mind telling me where they bought it (besides online), what...
Forum: Plants   05-12-2011, 10:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 469
Posted By Wendeli
Tiger vals dying D:

My AP tests literally stopped me caring for my tanks for a month and doing basically anything else. During this time my vals started to rot and die. I'm hoping that it may just be a water quality...
Forum: Aquascaping   05-08-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,049
Posted By Wendeli
It may be the light, but the green of the carpet...

It may be the light, but the green of the carpet plants is a lot lighter than the plants in the drift wood. I suggest placing a plant that has a color tone between the two plants to make a...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions   04-20-2011, 04:22 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,896
Posted By Wendeli
Parents :P They hate buying stuff for me, but...

Parents :P They hate buying stuff for me, but always do it. I do everything by myself and I can't imagine what's gonna happen when I go to college. I wih they allowed things larger than 10 gals in...
Forum: Aquascaping   03-27-2011, 06:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,319
Posted By Wendeli
Wow thanks these are really awesome, hope I can...

Wow thanks these are really awesome, hope I can get something like this started up soon, might have to take out the aponegeton and vals though...
Forum: Aquascaping   03-26-2011, 06:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,073
Posted By Wendeli
The top of my tank is 5 ft from the ground, the...

The top of my tank is 5 ft from the ground, the actual height of the tank is 2ft and I'm only 5' 1". I have issues getting anything down to the bottom of my tank at all, so I can relate to what...
Forum: Aquascaping   03-26-2011, 05:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,319
Posted By Wendeli
Would anyone mind posting their hardscapes with large rocks in them here?

Just realized there's a rock and soil store about 5 minutes walk away from my house >.< I've finally found an affordable source for lots of rock types, as compared to the $4.50/lb rocks at my LFS :D...
Forum: Plants   03-07-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 529
Posted By Wendeli
java moss? or christmas moss?

java moss? or christmas moss?
Forum: Plants   03-07-2011, 07:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 450
Posted By Wendeli
What could be killing these plants?

I've had my tank for about 2 months now and tried a couple of plants in it. Most of them have done fine, however, I tried hornwort and an unknown type of Amazon sword in my tank and they absolutely...
Forum: Plants   02-28-2011, 02:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By Wendeli
Thanks for your help! This plant sounds like...

Thanks for your help! This plant sounds like it's going to do well ^^
Forum: Plants   02-27-2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By Wendeli
Good, I really don't want to deal with a carpet...

Good, I really don't want to deal with a carpet plant right now ^^ I've never had this happen with any of the other plants I've bought, though that's not saying much. Are the roots there to pick up...
Forum: Plants   02-27-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By Wendeli
Help me ID this plant?

Hi I bought some plants at Petco a week or two ago and decided to try them out. I thought it was possibly creeping jenny, but the plant's starting to shoot out thin white roots at each section where...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-19-2011, 02:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 554
Posted By Wendeli
Planted tank cycling help

I have a 40 gal tank
1.5 wpg lighting
fluorite base with gravel on top

Right now all I have for plants are
1 hornwort
2 depleted pathetic amazon swords that I'm trying to regrow
some...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   02-19-2011, 02:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 553
Posted By Wendeli
Assuming you have fish, I'd suggest limiting the...

Assuming you have fish, I'd suggest limiting the light in the tank, probably 2-3 hours at most. If you want you can just make a yeast and sugar water mix to produce some CO2. What type of lighting...
Forum: Low Tech Forum   02-10-2011, 03:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,556
Posted By Wendeli
Sorry I can't be of any help, because I'm...

Sorry I can't be of any help, because I'm wondering the same thing. You wrote this in july so has it turned out to be successful?

I thought the added CO2 was for controling possible algae...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-30-2011, 06:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 451
Posted By Wendeli
Lol :) you sound exactly like my mom. I don't...

Lol :) you sound exactly like my mom. I don't know if I should even buy it, it's an eclipse tank with a gallon size that doesn't seem to exist :( Does anyone know if eclipse ever sold 44 or 47...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-30-2011, 12:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 451
Posted By Wendeli
Yeah I've been searching on craigslist and...

Yeah I've been searching on craigslist and there's an awesome 50 gal that's being sold for cheap. I'm definitely going with a low light planted tank so what type of light do I need? For a low...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-28-2011, 04:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 451
Posted By Wendeli
Help for a newbie?

Hey you guys, I've been promised a new tank from my mom after getting good grades for the brutal APs I took this year. Nothing's actually been bought so I thought I'd ask for some expert advise...
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