Rebuilding phase is going well...see some new shots (in a new location no less) below!
Foreground plant is filling in nicely where I had short-lived success with my dwarf HC. Recently moved the tank to my office so once the Betta does his thing in there and re-populates the proper bacteria, I'll reload it with 3-5 tetras or similar.
Lighting: 78 Watts T5HO (1.7 watts per gallon)
Substrate: 80 lbs Eco-Complete.
5.5 Gallon ADA Nano: Fish need to be restocked.
Plants: Background of Marsilea Minuta, Myrio Simulan and a random Anubia.
Lighting: 13W 6500K Jebo.
Heating: Non-Brand Name 100W 8" glass heater (sounds crazy but great heater)
Substrate: Pond soil from a landscaping store; 1/2 inch of Eco-Complete on top.