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Old 06-21-2013, 11:34 AM   #1
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LIST: low tech, mini, nano, pico planted tanks: ---> 50+ <--- examples


Introduction:

A global list of low tech planted tea-cup tanks: bowls, cups, candle holders, vases, beer mugs, and anything else that holds water.

Selection Criteria:
  1. A clear container of 2 gallons or less
  2. Must have submersed plant(s)
  3. Artificial light is the only technology
  4. No to minimal fertilization
  5. Must have a picture
Notes:
  1. If I missed your tank: Sorry. Please PM your link.
  2. Selection criterias are subject to change, based in expressed interest.
  3. The list will be kept sorted by Screen Names.
  4. Format recommendations are welcome.
  5. Images and posts are linked. PM if you want either one changed.
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Old 06-21-2013, 11:35 AM   #2
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Default The list of low tech, mini, nano, pico planted tanks --> 50+ <-- examples

Abhi PICO Bugs !



AGUILAR3 2g bowl



aluka Brackish



amyhartofey "No-tech" pico jars/bowls



Art by Stef* Stef's Betta Garden



black_fairy Planted betta bowls



BoxBoy The Peanut butter jar



Carrie.a.gordon Kerosene Tank Nano



caykuu 18 oz; Fiona's Minikin Glass Cube



cownose-ray Walstad Bowl - 1st re-do



deadfrog 1gal. Jar planted



DJ2005 Three Cup Nano



Erichenderson02 0.5g jar



hambone870 Betta Bowl



houseofcards 0.9G - Money



HuntCast It's a jungle now!



iRun Low tech and recycled!



javajive1981 Walstad shrimp cylinder



jbrady33 No-Tech vase



jeepguy Endler and CRS



JMex Planted Bowl



Kehy Just a lil pico cube



Knotyoureality A Little Bit Smaller Now



Knotyoureality Collection



livebearerlove1L Office Tank



MABJ Micro Zen Garden



mckolit Candle Bowl



Meganne Beta Bowls



MMantelli mini 5 stones "vasescape"



mosspearl Planted Gallon Jars



Newman Shrimp Bowl



Nolan Unnamed



nutbags 1gl betta bowl



octanejunkie Beta Bowl



ophiophagus 0.9gal "Emerald City" 6" rimless cube



OVT Planted Whimsy



Ozydego Office Walstad shrimp bowl



prasoonv Candle Bowl



Raaan Planted "Column"



recklesswalserLittle Planted Bowl



RedseaReefer unnamed



Saxtonhill Cory Eggs



SDCAquaman Desk Vase



secuono unnamed



Seedreemer Vases



SmittyInFla one gallon no filter



talontsiawd Filterless Riparium Style Mini Bowl



TankYouVeryMuch My Betta Jar



tattooedfool83 Planted Bowl



thebuddha Pico



thebuddha wide mouth ball jar



thedirtydaniel 32oz glass jar



TonyK My 2 Gallon Cookie Jar



Quick5ilver 6 Bottles



wicca27 1g to 5g collection



Xiaozhuang Desktop Tank

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Old 06-22-2013, 08:08 PM   #3
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Awesome tanks/bowls everyone! I'm starting a jar soon.
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Got a tank? Doing it filterless? Add it here!

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Old 06-22-2013, 09:13 PM   #4
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This is awesome! I started two jars last week and loving it. Thinking of starting more. Love to see what other people do.
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Good thread. I recently started a Pinterest page with these types of bowls.
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Up to 20+ 'builds'.
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Great thread and thanks for the addition of my betta bowl

Is this a club or a thread for builds?
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Great thread and thanks for the addition of my betta bowl

Is this a club or a thread for builds?
Actually, it is Thank You.
I am not planning on a club, unless people want one.

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Old 06-23-2013, 05:51 PM   #9
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Searching the forum and compiling this list is pretty time consuming.
Please submit your 'tank in a bowl'.
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does brackish count lol =)
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For sure

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does brackish count lol =)
Who lives in there?
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Who lives in there?
Opae Ulae shrimp =)
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not sure if mine counts , got a mini filter just for the surface flow

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Nice, can i post a different picture of my bowl as it looks alot better now
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