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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 11-16-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By crazydeweycat
Newbie with questions

Hi,
I tried my hand at a planted tank a while back it went just ok, but I changed to goldfish and well that ended that

I've gotten the itch to start one again but...I see all the pretty...
Forum: Substrate 06-18-2012, 01:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,145
Posted By crazydeweycat
wasting money on speciality substrate?

hi,

planning on setting up a very low tech 10gallon planted tank. Mostly anubias, java fern, swords.

I'm just wondering if the speciality substrates like flourite, eco complete, laterite...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-01-2012, 01:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 681
Posted By crazydeweycat
planted pot aquarium?

Hi,

Just wondering if anybody does their aquarium in pot form?
I have a goldfish aquarium with valisernia and java fern right now both doing well

I would like to move the valisernia into...
Forum: Substrate 03-20-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 958
Posted By crazydeweycat
best substrate choice?

best substrate?

Hi,

Starting a second 10gallon planted tank (will be low tech) and would like to try one of the speciality gravels this time - so my choices are:

Fluval plant stratum...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-20-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 421
Posted By crazydeweycat
best substrate?

Hi,

Starting a second 10gallon planted tank (will be low tech) and would like to try one of the speciality gravels this time - so my choices are:

Fluval plant stratum
Flourite
Carib sea...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-09-2012, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 270
Posted By crazydeweycat
online Canadian plant sites

Does anybody know or had experience with a good Canadian plant site?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-09-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By crazydeweycat
Thanks for the reply's I have an established...

Thanks for the reply's
I have an established goldfish aquarium I was thinking of just taking one the filter media out of it and using it to "seed" the new tank. I'm not sure about the addition of...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-09-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,390
Posted By crazydeweycat
I have 3 fantails and have had really good luck...

I have 3 fantails and have had really good luck with valisernia - they munch on it but it grows back so quickly that you don't really notice - I don't even have a very good light and pretty much...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 03-08-2012, 09:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By crazydeweycat
cycle for a planted tank?

Hi,

I'm setting up a very small 10gallon planted tank - really to just play around with to see if it's something I would like to do.

I have another 30 gallon which I did the usual cycle...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-28-2012, 11:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 251
Posted By crazydeweycat
What do I need to get started

I would like to set up my 20 gallon as a planted tank. Not looking for a high teck set up by any means and not looking for outstanding growth, just enough to fiddle with now and then

so this is...
Forum: Lighting 12-30-2011, 08:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 177
Posted By crazydeweycat
LED Lighting

does anybody have any experience with using LED strips for a planted tank? Will it work?
Forum: DIY 11-09-2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 363
Posted By crazydeweycat
re-sealing aquarium?

HI,

I have an old aquarium I would like to set up. I had it set up for many years and it never leaked a drop.

It been sitting empty for about a year now and I noticed the caulking on the...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 10-06-2011, 02:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By crazydeweycat
which is better flourite or eco complete

Hi,

I'm thinking about switching my goldies over to the 55 gallon (currently in 29 gallon). So this would be my oppertunity to add some stuff to the substrate

currently have 3 goldies (so...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-10-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 371
Posted By crazydeweycat
anybody use Aqueon bulbs?

Just wondering if anybody has any comments on the T8 aqueon bulb line? They have two I'm wondering about the floromax and the daylight. I'm looking for something a little brighter than the lifeglo...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 08-04-2011, 06:13 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,300
Posted By crazydeweycat
do you have an air supply at night. If it's...

do you have an air supply at night. If it's heavily planted, the plants use O2 at night so given they were at the top I'm thinking the oxygen might be in low supply
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-20-2011, 06:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By crazydeweycat
thanks everybody, I have a well established 30...

thanks everybody, I have a well established 30 gallon tank with vals, cabomba, java fern, a moss ball, micro sword, rotala and huge amount of wisteria
My tropical fish have all gone now and I wanted...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-19-2011, 05:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By crazydeweycat
Goldfish and plants

Anybody have any experience with goldfish and plants. Any plant suggestions would be welcome. Would need to be very low tech/light choices.

Thanks
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-11-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,771
Posted By crazydeweycat
Java fern leaves turning pale and holes

Hi,

Has anybody ever see this happen to their Java ferns before.

I have some young plants and they were doing really well, nice green leaves and growing well. In the last few weeks I noticed...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-22-2011, 01:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By crazydeweycat
thanks guys, those leaves started turning maybe a...

thanks guys, those leaves started turning maybe a month ago. That was the original plant, all the off shoot plants are looking really good so glad to hear the plant is ok. Its one of the few that...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-22-2011, 11:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 261
Posted By crazydeweycat
anybody know what's wrong with this plant?

Hi,

Had this plant in a very very low tech aquarium for about 4 months. Is overall doing really well, throughs off new shoots every week. Problem is the older stems have started turning brown. ...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-16-2011, 11:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 525
Posted By crazydeweycat
Well it's not bad advice, what works for one may...

Well it's not bad advice, what works for one may not work for another. All I know is the few times I have had it, it's worked like a charm. So don't knock it till you try it.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-15-2011, 02:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 525
Posted By crazydeweycat
I always use melafix for about a week. It's all...

I always use melafix for about a week. It's all natural, doesn't bother the plants and seems to really work for me. Last time I had it I also added a little aquarium salt and found that really...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-01-2011, 05:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,843
Posted By crazydeweycat
thanks for the advice, I've never had this...

thanks for the advice, I've never had this problem before and I would rather not have to use chemicals if possible.

the fish are all tetra's and the temp is currently 83C. What temp should I try...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 06-01-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,843
Posted By crazydeweycat
safe to use aquarium salt in planted tank??

I seem to have an outbreak of ick, weird cause everything has been stable for months.

Anyway in past I have used salt dosing to rid the problem, however that wasn't in a planted tank. So will...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-19-2011, 02:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By crazydeweycat
elodea - anacharis

Hi,

Anybody have any tricks to getting this plant to grow. I got some stems from friend, they have been in the aquarium for about 1 month and not really doing much. I can't even get them to...
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