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Discus Aquascape: "Up"

HARDWARE
Tank: 37g (hoodless)
Filter: Fluval C3 (with extension tube)
Heater: Aquaeon Pro 150W
Lighting: Aquatic Life Dual T5 HO (1 x 18W 6,000K + 1 x 18W Roseate)
CO2: Fluval 88g kit (1 BPS)
HARDSCAPE
- Manzanita driftwood
- Lava rock
- Flourite (regular)
FLORA
- Java Fern
- Java Moss
- Anubias Nana
- Crypt. Spiralis
- Duckweed
FAUNA
- 13 x Cardinal Tetra
- 1 x Oto.
- 3 x Pigeon Chessboard Discus (juvies at 3")
WATER PARAMETERS
Temp: 81F
Ammonia + Nitrite: 0
Nitrate: < 10
pH: ~7.4
gH: 9
kh: 5
This tank is roughly 6 weeks old. What ya'll think?:
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that looks wicked!
i like how the fish have similar colours to the lava rocks.


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Very nice.
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the substrate looks amaaazing!
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Really awesome setup! I like how there's dense plants but still tons of swimming space.
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Really awesome setup! I like how there's dense plants but still tons of swimming space.
It took about 8 hrs. of labour to get this look, and about $150 in plants, but the result was worth every bit! =)

I appreciate the comments everyone.
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