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Old 01-31-2013, 11:38 PM   #1
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New to planted tanks.


I have had Bettas off and on for the last 8 years.

I have 4 tanks right now, 2 5 gallons and 2 10 gallons. One is a dedicated plant tank, the other have Bettas.

I am an Animal Science major at the University of Tennessee. My fiance and I do fish tanks together, they aren't his passion but he puts up with them because I have them.

We have 3 Betta fish and 1 planted tank.

5 gal - Crown Tail Betta and an Oto Catfish w/ hornwort

5 gal - Regular Betta with a few snails w/hornwort

10 gal - Regular Betta w/hornwort

10 gal - planted tank with several different types of plants. I will put up tank profiles as they come along.

I just started my 10 gal dedicated planted tank yesterday. I have Red Fluorite and Black Diamond Blasting Abrasive as the substrate.
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Old 02-01-2013, 12:39 AM   #2
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Can you post some pics?
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Old 02-01-2013, 01:13 AM   #3
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Old 02-02-2013, 03:32 AM   #4
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Can you post some pics?
I created a tank profile for my 5 Gallon with my Betta.

We have 4 tanks total.

I will take pictures and post them soon of my other tanks.

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Welcome to the forum.
Thank you. I have lurked a lot the last few days and found myself coming back for information in my searches and I decided to join.
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Old 02-05-2013, 05:01 AM   #5
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Yes I remember the days that I would lurk for hours on this site.
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