Spontaneous planted 29 gallon help!
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > General Planted Tank Forums > Low Tech Forum


 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 02-05-2013, 07:31 PM   #1
Calorya
Algae Grower
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Michigan
Posts: 11
Default Spontaneous planted 29 gallon help!

I had many more cichlids than my 29 gallon setup could handle, and I could not keep up with the water changes / cleanings.

The light and heater are 20y old. Literally.
The filter is a Aqueon quiet something 30 purchased 2y ago.

Last night I sold my cichlids and we impulse purchased some substrate and grass and another red leafed plant. (Sorry I don't know what they are I'll post pics.) and 6 ghost shrimp.

Then to make things more complicated when we were cleaning out the tank we found 4 fry. Less than one quarter inch long

I know the basics of keeping a fish tank but nothing about aquatic plants.

The tank is a little cloudy now. Could that be from the sand or is it a problem with the water chemistry?

Does anyone know what plants I have and what sort of care they need?
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	image.jpg
Views:	113
Size:	132.9 KB
ID:	81218  

Calorya is offline   Reply With Quote
 

Tags
low budget, newbie questions

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 07:00 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012