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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 10-11-2006, 01:17 AM Thread Starter
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My Fat Goldfish..

Well I have been kind of embarassed to post my goldfish tank as it was hit pretty bad by algea and wipped out alot of plants. but today i bought some so it made it look alittle prettier. anyway, inprovments sicne algea attack. 64 watts of light added giving it 2.6 WPG and I added co2.. it is workign i am happy to say. The anacharis is sprouting new sprouts all over.
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some plant I bought

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some kind of ivy thingy.. I only bought it because it was in goldfish tank at the store and the goldfish where not eatting it so..
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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 10-16-2006, 02:37 AM Thread Starter
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I added new Gravel! (form the 72 gallon) and rocks!




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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old 10-16-2006, 04:56 AM
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That 'ivy' is actually Ficus pumila, or creeping fig. It's a fully terrestrial plant (if you have it float on the surface, it MIGHT struggle along...but probably not if there's current blowing it around). I'd pull it out and plant it in a pot, or stick it in a vivarium/terrarium if you have one.

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haha how annoying some LFS are.. thanks for the tip...
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Nice!, makes me want to get back into goldfish, they are so great!

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I want a nice ryukin liek these.. but alass.. i have no room.


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Love your black moor with the white tail!!!!
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