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Old 02-25-2012, 08:08 AM   #1
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Greedy's 20Gh Random plant storage


i had this 20 gallon high tank left over after i switched to a 20 gallon long, so i decided to make it a live bearer tank then it turned into an everything tank with a bunch of plants, enjoy.

about 2 months ago



about a month ago



today

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Old 02-26-2012, 05:26 PM   #2
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Interesting tank. I would like to know more about it (plants, ferts, lights).
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Old 02-26-2012, 09:28 PM   #3
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as far as plants go there is brazilian pennywort, rotala indica, p. stellatus, baby tears, giant baby tears, dwarf hygro, ludwigia repens X acrata, val, mosses, hornwort, some bacopa, and some red ludwigia.

I found my sand substrate and my stone from the local cascade rock supply.

I use the root tabs, and the micro/macro all in one dry fert from aquarium fertilizers .com daily at about 80 drops. I also dose Fourish Excel at 10ml daily.

I have one 65watt 6700k compact floro from catalina aquarium,
and an aqueon duel 18watt t5NO (Includes a Colormax lamp and a 6.7K lamp).

the lights stay on for about 6 hours go off for 2 then back on for 6.
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Old 02-26-2012, 10:52 PM   #4
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Great design and progression
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Old 02-27-2012, 02:07 AM   #5
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Thanks! I also Have pressurized co2 running.
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Old 03-15-2012, 01:48 AM   #6
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an update.

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Old 03-15-2012, 02:05 AM   #7
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This is the picture i wanted to upload as the most recent.

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Old 03-28-2012, 05:19 AM   #8
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so this tank seems to really be the holding cell for trimmings from my 20gl. My golden ram i had in here came down with a crazy case of cotton mouth and died . i took out some rock and the moss heres what it looks like now.

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Old 03-28-2012, 05:20 AM   #9
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Love it! Jungle style!
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Old 03-28-2012, 05:21 AM   #10
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Oh ya, can some one ID that green plant between the stones?
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Old 03-29-2012, 07:36 PM   #11
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can anyone ID ^^^^ thanks!
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Old 03-29-2012, 08:28 PM   #12
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Good lookin setup!

Sorry about the Ram! They are one of my favorite fish, both the regular and golden! I haven't had any in a long time, as they are hard to find around here. Sometimes Pet Smart will have some but never look very good!

Anyway keep up the good work and pics too!
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Old 03-30-2012, 07:31 PM   #13
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Good lookin setup!

Sorry about the Ram! They are one of my favorite fish, both the regular and golden! I haven't had any in a long time, as they are hard to find around here. Sometimes Pet Smart will have some but never look very good!

Anyway keep up the good work and pics too!
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Thanks, Ya I love the rams myself, the ones at petsmart always have the sink gut.


AND on a side note I think the plant I cant ID is some sort of limnophila species... Prove me wrong please!
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Old 03-30-2012, 07:39 PM   #14
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I think the plant I cant ID is some sort of limnophila species.
Looks to me like stargrass growing short

Talking about RAMs. I have seen lovely Rams at the Pet Superamarket in Smyrna Ga. The condition of the fish really depends on the interest of the employees though.
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Old 04-04-2012, 05:59 PM   #15
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I dont think its stargrass i have a 5 gallon filled with it. I guess I have to post in plant ID.
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