90 cm x 45 cm x 45 cm
DIY IceCap SLR reflectors w/ 4 39 watt Giessemann Midday T5HO bulbs
10 hours total lighting, only 6 hours with all 4 bulbs.
Mineralized topsoil covered by 3M Colorquartz Aggregate T-Grade Black Sand
See this thread
for full details regarding the topsoil.
I did 4 good wet/dry cycles with the soil this time and haven't had the algae issues I did before.
Rotala sp. 'green'
Rotala sp. 'colorata'
Rotala sp. 'Vietnam'
Rotala sp. 'Nanjenshan'
Rotala sp. 'Araguaia'
Rotala sp. 'Goias'
Rotala sp. 'Mini'
Rotala macrandra 'green'
Rotala sp. 'Ceylon'
Hemianthus callitrichoides (HC)
Pogostemon helferi (Downoi)
Bacopa sp. 'Araguaia'
Hygrophila sp. 'Bold'
Hygrophila sp. 'Araguaia'
Ludwigia sp. 'Guinea'
Anubias barteri var. nana 'Gold'
Here's the original setup date picture on 5/25/07
Here's an update today on 6/3
I haven't chosen a backround color yet, hence no backround. I'm trying to decide between white, black, or light blue.
Comments and criticisms are welcome.