The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Jaguar's Low Tech ADA 60-P (Tank of Failure)
View Single Post
Old 12-27-2011, 05:00 AM   #1
Jaguar
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
Jaguar's Avatar
 
PTrader: (1/100%)
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Kelowna BC, Canada
Posts: 834
Send a message via Skype™ to Jaguar
Default Jaguar's Low Tech ADA 60-P (Tank of Failure)

LATEST FTS Sept. 5 2013 :




TANK: ADA 60-P (17 gallon)
SUBSTRATE: Aqua Soil New Amazonia, no additives
FILTRATION: Eheim Ecco 2234
LIGHTS: 12 3w Cree XPG LEDs, cool white, dimmable, 8 hrs a day on a dawn/dusk cycle
CO2: Pressurized, 5lb cylinder, Victor VTS-250C, Burkert 6011, Fabco Air NV-55 - currently NOT FUNCTIONING!

Scape will be very lush and natural, lots of leaves, texture, mostly green with a splash of red. Driftwood hardscape. Hope to have a dense HC carpet eventually. Dosing EI light twice a week. Excel when I remember to.

FAUNA:
3 Harlequin Rasboras (+7 in quarantine)
6 Cardinal Tetras
(3 otos in quarantine)
1 ramshorn snail
tons and tons of tiny snails.

FLORA:
Narrow leaf Java fern
Peacock moss
Rotala rotundifolia
E. tenellus (pygmy chain sword)
Various crypts (wendtii red/green, parva)
Anubias nana
heteranthera zosterfolia (stargrass)
ammania gracilis
Hygrophila polysperma 'Rosanervig' (sunset hygro)
Hygrophila polysperma
hygrophila salicifolia

aaaand, of course, blue-green algae (cyanobacteria)

Last edited by Jaguar; 09-16-2013 at 03:45 PM.. Reason: Update
Jaguar is offline   Reply With Quote