CherylH 65 gallons - Your Tanks
User CherylH
Size 65 gallons
Date Started
Lighting 2 65 pc + 2 30 watt tritons
Equipment fluval 304 + fluval 204
CO2 2 1 gallon DIY CO2 bottles with Hagen ladders
Substrate mix of gravel and fluorite
Parameters Who knows--I rarely test I use RO/DI water and add RO right (roughly 1 tsp/10 gallons)
Fertilization 1/8-1/4 tsp potassium nitrate 1-3 times a week, 1/32 CSMB or iron dosed with nitrates, root tabs once in a while a pinch of phosphates when I see green spot and potassium if I see pinholes
Plants assorted crypts, barclaya longifolia, kleiner bar sword, bacopa, lilies, hygro balsamica, blyxa japonica, elatine triandra, saururus cernuus, ammannia gracilis, diandra,
Inhabitants angels, pencil fish, silver hatchets, glass cats, cory cats, assorted tetras
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Planted Tank Obsessed
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Very nice looking tank!! That angelfish looks very happy in there. :)
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I've swapped out the wood for rocks in this tank. The second image is the newer look.
Algae Grower
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Looks great. The glosso has spread nicely.
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this is beautiful! i love the contrast of different shape, variety, color, and height of all the plants!! great job. ok now my goal is for my tank to look like this;) hehe.
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This is a lovely tank Cheryl!
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Nice tank, actually, beautiful. What is the plant covering the substrate at the center front?
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*I adore this impressive eden like tank. Should be winning in competition. Beautifully aquascaped with fabulous contrast in colors and textures of plant leaves. Nice open area in front; with tiers of plants flanking. Terrific water clarity and gentle movement. A handsome "edgeless" tank that is stellar in every way--5 stars!*
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I am in-love with this stunning tank! I would love to see more pics of your masterpiece if you would like to share :)
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Right out of a magazine! Very nice!
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