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Old 01-25-2013, 10:56 PM   #1
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So I had kinda an odd question.... We obviously all love planted tanks. Has anyone on here ever done a planted tank and not stocked it with any inhabitants? Just for fun?
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Old 01-26-2013, 12:02 AM   #2
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I had strongly considered it, but others convinced me to have fish. The fish are really incidental to me.
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Old 01-26-2013, 12:08 AM   #3
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I feel like it would be so hard to fight algae without any cleanup crew. But if possible, that would be fun.
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Old 01-26-2013, 12:19 AM   #4
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Sure, I have quite a few tanks with no livestock.
They are in a cool greenhouse, and temperature fluctuates too much for fish. Plants thrive.
Algae occasionally grows. Since there is no livestock I use an algae control chemical along with removal by hand.
Mostly there is no algae. Just lots of plants.
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