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Old 08-11-2009, 02:29 AM   #1
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ADA 60P... Seiryu & Manzanita.. Scape opinions...


Just wanted to get the expert opinions here... this is a 60P with Flourite black sand, seiryu stone, and manzanita driftwood...

not sure of what plants to use..possibly:

Fore: HC, Glosso, UG
Mid: Blyxa? Anubias Nana Petite
Back:??

Comments suggestions... start over?

Still also debating using Seiryu (saving it for Iwagumi) vs. Ryuoh stones...

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Old 08-11-2009, 01:06 PM   #2
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the rocks look too close together to allow plants to tank hold in there. you may end up with a bald spot depending on what plants you use.
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Old 08-11-2009, 11:21 PM   #3
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Not sure if you are wanting stems as a background plant, but your blyxa will probably grow big enough to use as a background wall. Would get the nature look going if that is what you are going for. There was a post recently showing how red it can get, which could be very cool and great contrast to HC or glosso foreground.
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Old 08-17-2009, 11:16 PM   #4
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By no means an expert opinion...Both driftwood and stone placements are good. but pic 2 looks better than 1. Simply because the three branches on the right are not parallel to each other, which seems too artificial.
No comments on plants. (don't have enough experience)
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