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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 04-08-2012, 03:34 AM Thread Starter
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55g planted community tank (added electric blue rams 4/21/12)

55g truvu acrylic tank
aquaticlife 2x54 T5 fixture
ac 70
sponge filter
floramax substrate

white cloud minnows
fancy guppies
ruby red tetra
panda cory cats
electric blue rams

microsorum pteroptus
Microsorum pteropus 'Windelov'
ludwigia repens
nymphaea micrantha
myriophyllum mattogrossense
hydrothrix Gardneri
ludwigia 'Red' Hybrid
rotala Colorata
hygrophila sp Bold/Tiger
limnophila aromatica
hygrophila difformis
echinodorus angustifolia
cabomba caroliiniana
java moss
hygrophila corymbosa 'angustifolia'
pogostemon erectum
hygrophila difformis variegated

i'm sure there's a few more i'm missing.

the tank has been set for roughly a month. the bg came with the tank but it will be changed soon as i convince my wife a solid color is the way to go. lol still looking for that perfect piece of driftwood for the center. a bunch of plants were added today so some haven't fully opened up,




















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Very pretty! I think this is going to look great after it grows out a bit. I agree on changing the background, although once your plants get going it may look great peeking out from amongst them.
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cant wait to see this fill in nice job

40 gallon dirt tank
5 Gallon planted bonsai dirt tank
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thanks! i've got more plants on the way! pictures coming soon after their arrival.
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added four juvie electric blue rams to my tank. super excited about these guys!



















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