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Forum: Plants 05-28-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By neilshieh
can anyone post links? google doesn't show me...

can anyone post links? google doesn't show me anything. I currently have HC and DHG stuck in my flame moss attached to driftwood and they're both growing well
Forum: Plants 05-26-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 560
Posted By neilshieh
beautiful tank! I agree with much of what he...

beautiful tank! I agree with much of what he said. no need for a heater. I like fired clay substrates better because no mess. I dose ferts by using osmocote root tabs and tank water. I don't do the...
Forum: Plants 05-26-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 324
Posted By neilshieh
It gives people an idea of how much they're...

It gives people an idea of how much they're getting. Golfballs, tennis balls, softballs are all common objects that have standardized sizes.

You don't have to plant the moss as a ball it's simply...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-25-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 277
Posted By neilshieh
they wont eat the snails but they would probably...

they wont eat the snails but they would probably eat pond snail eggs. Ramshorn eggs are stuck to the wall and hard to get off.
and i agree with jrill. Shrimps are scavengers and now theyre...
Forum: Plants 05-25-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By neilshieh
After a bit of googling yesterday it seems that...

After a bit of googling yesterday it seems that parvula and belem are the ones that stay really short 2-4" while acicularis grows to be 5-8"
The person I got this DHG from got it from petsmart as a...
Forum: Plants 05-25-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By neilshieh
nope acicularis still considered dhg. e. vivipara...

nope acicularis still considered dhg. e. vivipara or something like that is giant hairgrass


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Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-25-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 813
Posted By neilshieh
youre raising them to eat???? thats my first time...

youre raising them to eat???? thats my first time hearing that lol. i cant even eat crayfish because the guys i keep are too similarly related that it's revolting for me because its like eating your...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-25-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 813
Posted By neilshieh
didn't you get these guys for free?

didn't you get these guys for free?
Forum: Plants 05-25-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By neilshieh
man now I'm pretty annoyed, just measured my dhg...

man now I'm pretty annoyed, just measured my dhg which is supposedly e. parvula again and it's ~5-6 inches meaning it's most likely e. acicularis. sigh. that answerss all my questions
Forum: Plants 05-25-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By neilshieh
Size difference between E. parvula and belem?

What's the size difference between these two? I have lots of E. parvula right now but it's been growing ~4 inches... a bit too long for my liking. How much shorter is E. belem? or does e. parvula get...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 05-25-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,803
Posted By neilshieh
IMO, it's best to have your own fish room (maybe...

IMO, it's best to have your own fish room (maybe a garage, room, or backyard extension) where you have multiple tanks set up to your own liking and have an online storefront either here in the for...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-25-2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 813
Posted By neilshieh
Could be shipping stress but I mean if the seller...

Could be shipping stress but I mean if the seller shipped properly shouldn't be a problem. I've shipped a couple marmorkreb babies to people in a small flat rate box and have had no deaths. When I...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-25-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 813
Posted By neilshieh
that's weird... crays are pretty much...

that's weird... crays are pretty much bulletproof. I don't even bother acclimating mine and I take 0 care of them. They're all just in a tank with rocks and thats it. I throw in snails and some food...
Forum: Tank Journals 05-22-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,433
Posted By neilshieh
dry start seems pretty stupid imo. As you, I, and...

dry start seems pretty stupid imo. As you, I, and others have experienced, there's lots of dieoff when you go from emersed to submersed. I've had the exact same thing you described happen to me with...
Forum: Shrimp & Other Invertebrates 05-21-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 147
Posted By neilshieh
if it's a well planted shrimp tank then just put...

if it's a well planted shrimp tank then just put the shrimplets back. If not just rear them outside of the tank until they're juvie size.
Forum: Fish 05-19-2014, 03:48 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,466
Posted By neilshieh
the 4 I bought have settled in nicely. I always...

the 4 I bought have settled in nicely. I always very carefully drip acclimate these guys for about 24 hours but some of them still die anyways. Pretty frustrating sometimes, 3 of them I bought last...
Forum: Equipment 05-19-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By neilshieh
storing water

Reading the thread about the weather/water shortage for California in the lounge section, I thought that maybe a backup water tank would be a good idea. The main purpose is so that I can have a large...
Forum: Fish 05-17-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,466
Posted By neilshieh
My local petsmart always gets ottos in on...

My local petsmart always gets ottos in on tuesdays and they're almost always on sale for a buck when I go. I just picked up 4 yesterday and there were still about 3-4 more.
Forum: Algae 05-13-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 476
Posted By neilshieh
yep that's bba

yep that's bba
Forum: Plants 05-11-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 251
Posted By neilshieh
oh man... more runners? this plant is a damn weed...

oh man... more runners? this plant is a damn weed in my tank. I have to keep pulling it out and giving it away >_>
Forum: Plants 05-11-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 251
Posted By neilshieh
Yeah I got mine from Dempsey who got it as TC...

Yeah I got mine from Dempsey who got it as TC plants. Does this mean I should mow it like glosso and train it to stay short?
Forum: Algae 05-11-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 621
Posted By neilshieh
It does look like GSA, perhaps it's just immature?

It does look like GSA, perhaps it's just immature?
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 05-11-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By neilshieh
nah, high phosphates isn't deadly. Some people's...

nah, high phosphates isn't deadly. Some people's phosphates are off the charts and they're still fine. A water change for peace of mind wouldn't hurt though even if it's a small one, but otherwise i...
Forum: Plants 05-11-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 251
Posted By neilshieh
how do you keep parvula short? lots of trimming?...

how do you keep parvula short? lots of trimming? or is more a matter of light? I have e. parvula and I let it grow and it gets to be about 4-5 inches tall. I've only recently started to mow it more...
Forum: Algae 05-11-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Posted By neilshieh
There's always a risk but that doesn't prevent us...

There's always a risk but that doesn't prevent us from taking antibiotics when we're sick does it? If you're really worried just follow the recommended dosage (might be a bit expensive since you have...
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