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Forum: Low Tech Forum 02-18-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 844
Posted By HuntCast
Clay is for iron. Gives that little extra to the...

Clay is for iron. Gives that little extra to the red plants. You can get by without it, but why not use it? Anywhere that has craft supplies will have red clay. Just make sure it is real and not...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 02-16-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By HuntCast
You can also roll it up like a small marble and...

You can also roll it up like a small marble and freeze it. Then shove it in like you are planting.
Forum: Low Tech Forum 02-07-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 46,144
Posted By HuntCast
Dirt. I turn the light on in the morning, and...

Dirt.
I turn the light on in the morning, and off when I go to bed.
When the water gets low, I put in more.
That's it, lol. Easy!
Forum: Low Tech Forum 02-05-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,086
Posted By HuntCast
Former will be too, with no Co2. Been there, done...

Former will be too, with no Co2. Been there, done that. Ended up with a frogbit farm to cut back the light. Cut back to a couple 13W CFL's and you will be good to go. Hairgrass will be slow, but mine...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 02-02-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 590
Posted By HuntCast
Nutrient deficiency is the most likely cause....

Nutrient deficiency is the most likely cause. What is your substrate?
Forum: Equipment 01-31-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,262
Posted By HuntCast
Because you don't have a butt ugly filter hanging...

Because you don't have a butt ugly filter hanging off the back of your super slick looking rimless tank. Face it folks, that is the REAL reason, lol.
Forum: Plants 01-24-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 545
Posted By HuntCast
Should have cut it before you planted it, but no...

Should have cut it before you planted it, but no biggie. The reason it is slow, is the growth is taking place underneath when it is cut. When it is left uncut, the growth is upwards, and seems much...
Forum: Plants 01-24-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 545
Posted By HuntCast
Crypt's grow fast. Background or mid. Swords....

Crypt's grow fast. Background or mid. Swords. Staurogyne repens, if you let it grow some instead of clipping it to carpet makes a fast growing mid. Telanthera cardinalis also grows fast, and can be...
Forum: Plants 01-23-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 545
Posted By HuntCast
Fill in the gaps with what you have coming. Plant...

Fill in the gaps with what you have coming. Plant them in the shape of a 5 on dice. Should be good.
Forum: Substrate 01-23-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 629
Posted By HuntCast
Play sand, rinsed thoroughly, then strained to...

Play sand, rinsed thoroughly, then strained to get out the larger pieces. Looks great.
Forum: Plants 01-23-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By HuntCast
In the right conditions, Crypts should almost be...

In the right conditions, Crypts should almost be a background plant. Made the mistake of having mine up front, and two months later, that was all you could see.
Forum: Plants 01-23-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 889
Posted By HuntCast
They get real red on the underside without Co2,...

They get real red on the underside without Co2, but I have them in dirt with medium light. Click on the No Tech Globe link in my signature.
Forum: Tank Journals 01-23-2014, 01:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By HuntCast
Background is in. Added gravel to the sand in...

Background is in. Added gravel to the sand in spots, and Anubius nana.

I'll move the heater and filter for shots after it is worth photographing. Still have to add some moss, and am thinking about...
Forum: Plants 01-23-2014, 01:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 353
Posted By HuntCast
Frogbit completely covering my tank didn't make a...

Frogbit completely covering my tank didn't make a bit of difference, so yeah, get a new heater. Even a cheap 75 watt should be fine in a 10G.
Forum: Plants 01-23-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 178
Posted By HuntCast
Hanging Garden?

I have seen where folks have just "placed" Dwarf Baby Tears on a mat, in a crevice or tied down, to form a hanging garden type look. I know they have no problem as floaters in the real world, so does...
Forum: Tank Journals 01-21-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,756
Posted By HuntCast
Take the java fern out of the sand, and tie it to...

Take the java fern out of the sand, and tie it to thread to a rock or piece of wood, or you will kill it shortly.
Forum: Tank Journals 01-21-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By HuntCast
12 Hours Later.

12 Hours Later.
Forum: Tank Journals 01-21-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By HuntCast
10 Redux

Re-scaped the thrift store 10 gallon. This is just after the first fill. Still have a few little pieces of Flora Max to remove from the sand.

Substrate is Flora Max and play sand. Lights are two...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 01-19-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,189
Posted By HuntCast
I spelled it wrong, lol. I was half asleep. It is...

I spelled it wrong, lol. I was half asleep. It is Telanthera Cardinalis
Forum: Low Tech Forum 01-18-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,189
Posted By HuntCast
Marimo moss ball Java Fern Crypt red Elodea...

Marimo moss ball
Java Fern
Crypt red
Elodea
Water Sprite
Staurogyne Repens
Telanthera Cardinalis
Forum: Low Tech Forum 01-17-2014, 01:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,189
Posted By HuntCast
LOL I know. People keep asking me if they are...

LOL I know. People keep asking me if they are real plants when they see it in person. Almost looks fake.
Forum: Low Tech Forum 01-17-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 46,144
Posted By HuntCast
Hear ya. Mine didn't make it either.

Hear ya. Mine didn't make it either.
Forum: Low Tech Forum 01-14-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,524
Posted By HuntCast
Check out the globe link in my signature. No...

Check out the globe link in my signature. No ferts.... heck, no nothing except top offs. Look at the red that dirt gives you.
Forum: Low Tech Forum 01-12-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,189
Posted By HuntCast
MGOPM with play sand cap. Light is a desk lamp...

MGOPM with play sand cap. Light is a desk lamp with a low wattage (7w?) bulb from an old aquarium. You know the bulbs I mean? Kind of an elongated incandescent.
Nuthin but plants in there at the...
Forum: Low Tech Forum 01-08-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,189
Posted By HuntCast
It's a jungle now!

My no-tech globe is bursting at the seams now.
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