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Forum: Plants   02-19-2017, 09:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,240
Posted By TeteRouge
David, this site isn't perfect, but many of us...

David, this site isn't perfect, but many of us have used Tropica for ideas. This page of it, "Inspirations" Inspiration for aquascapes; planted tanks - Tropica Aquarium Plants...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-13-2017, 07:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 923
Posted By TeteRouge
Thanks :D Exactly-control and a large choice of...

Thanks :D Exactly-control and a large choice of bulb strength and color- and if you can find CFLs, very cheap, too.


I'm keeping Blue Dreams and Blue Velvets. I re-started with 3 Blue Velvets...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-13-2017, 04:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 923
Posted By TeteRouge
The first lamp is on my shrimp nano- it is...

The first lamp is on my shrimp nano- it is clamped to the table top and is led. The second is on a 10 gal Betta "barracks" lol. Currently unoccupied- other than snails. That one is a CFL. The photos...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-13-2017, 01:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 369
Posted By TeteRouge
I'm not experienced, but I successfully...

I'm not experienced, but I successfully acclimated a berried Blue Dream to my tank a month ago. A week ago the eggs hatched, and she's well. That being said, the water at my LFS is very similar to...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-12-2017, 10:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By TeteRouge
As national chains go, I've found the Petco...

As national chains go, I've found the Petco aquarium halo stores to be one of the rare better ones. Of the 9 Petcos here, I believe 3 are their aquatics specialist stores, Very knowlegible, able to...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-12-2017, 09:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By TeteRouge
Thanks! I used the Azoo Mineral very...

Thanks!



I used the Azoo Mineral very sparingly, suspecting I was had enough already- but just in case there was some magical additive, lol! Azoo Vitamins, a bit more. So I'll only replace...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-12-2017, 07:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By TeteRouge
Thanks, Zoidburg! I'll have a look at those...

Thanks, Zoidburg! I'll have a look at those websites- And see what I can find at the LFS, I think that's where I got the Ocean Nutrition a couple of years ago.

BTW, I just gently put a...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-12-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By TeteRouge
Red face Safe to Feed These to Shrimp?

Hi- maybe this should be in the "Confessions" thread... :icon_redf:icon_redf:icon_redf but to cut to the chase-

Are any of these safe to feed shrimp temporarily? NLS Cichlid Formula, NLS Thera +A,...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-12-2017, 07:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By TeteRouge
Thanks, Zoidburg! That's encouraging to know....

Thanks, Zoidburg! That's encouraging to know. I'm thinking continue doing small water changes, and use maybe 20% ? R/O in each gallon of tap water to slowly lower the GH just a bit? I don't want to...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks   02-12-2017, 02:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 923
Posted By TeteRouge
Great article! I used an architects lamp with a...

Great article! I used an architects lamp with a screw-in "daylight" led after the Skyye light that came with it failed. Instead of $100, it cost $45.
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-12-2017, 01:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By TeteRouge
Thank you all for the responses! Spot...

Thank you all for the responses!



Spot on! I saw one, it looked like a tiny blue eyelash! He was dwarfed by those little shrimp wafers, but trying to scarf one down anyway. Fingers crossed he...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates   02-11-2017, 04:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By TeteRouge
Are they hiding?

I have a heavily planted Nuvo Nano 8 which has always been a shrimp/ snail and sometimes neon tank. The shrimp have been not so successful, they would last a couple of months at best. The tank has...
Forum: Tank Journals   01-30-2017, 01:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 437
Posted By TeteRouge
Nice looking tank- she looks happy!

Nice looking tank- she looks happy!
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   01-29-2017, 05:24 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,895
Posted By TeteRouge
I gave up eating dirt when I was a kid. Oh......

I gave up eating dirt when I was a kid. Oh... wait a minute... Nevermind... :grin2::grin2:
Forum: Equipment   04-14-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,161
Posted By TeteRouge
Biomax gives important beneficial bacteria a...

Biomax gives important beneficial bacteria a place to colonize. As water passes by and through it, the bacteria eat/neutralize nitrates and so on. I'm sure someone has a more accurate definition, but...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-13-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,413
Posted By TeteRouge
Thanks! The HM came from Petco.. LOL, I did a...

Thanks! The HM came from Petco.. LOL, I did a divided tank eons ago to separate some unexpected fry from general tank and hated it. Of course, it was one of those overpriced blue and clear ones from...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-12-2013, 11:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,413
Posted By TeteRouge
:hihi: :hihi: :hihi:

:hihi: :hihi: :hihi:
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-10-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,413
Posted By TeteRouge
Thanks! :biggrin:

Thanks! :biggrin:
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-09-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,413
Posted By TeteRouge
Thanks! No, they don't pay much attention to each...

Thanks! No, they don't pay much attention to each other, except when two of them are near the enlarged holes in the divider grid (put there to encourage water flow at the front) Even then, its not...
Forum: Fish   04-09-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 15,482
Posted By TeteRouge
Wow, thank you! I'm not sure about that, but I'd...

Wow, thank you! I'm not sure about that, but I'd never had tried it without seeing your tank. The Mignons do a great job, and have a certain look, don't they?



Ah, good :icon_mrgr ! In 3-4...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-09-2013, 12:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,413
Posted By TeteRouge
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-08-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,413
Posted By TeteRouge
Wow, thanks! :icon_smil The rotala are clippings...

Wow, thanks! :icon_smil The rotala are clippings from my other tank, no CO2. It does have almost 4 watts per gallon, time and height from tank is approximate, lol. I work evenings, so I turn it on...
Forum: Fish   04-08-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 15,482
Posted By TeteRouge
Here it is......

Here it is... http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/showthread.php?p=3063938#post3063938 :) I couldn't do plexi, but.. hope you like :icon_wink

I wish I'd seen your batch of fry before I filled it,...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion   04-08-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,413
Posted By TeteRouge
3-way Divided Betta Tank

I've had planted tanks (or should I say tanks with plants? :icon_wink) for a few years now. I haven't yet tried a proper aquascape, but hope to soon.

Meanwhile, I wanted to share my newest tank,...
Forum: Fish   04-06-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 15,482
Posted By TeteRouge
Beautiful, Marko! Mustard Gas HMs are a type I'd...

Beautiful, Marko! Mustard Gas HMs are a type I'd love to have... Great photos, too! Actually, I think I'm going to try your method of shooting, everything I've tried so far comes out "meh" to...
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