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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-12-2015, 07:36 AM Thread Starter
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My 10G Hairgrass Tank

Started off planted tank for about 6 months with lots of failures, I hope this will be a success.

Trying on with some existing rocks from my previous tore down tank.

6L of ADA Amazonia soil
4 pots mini hairgrass for foreground and midground
2 pots of dwarf hairgrass for background

the tank is now 2 days old ...
50% WC daily for first week
tested with still more than 40ppm ammonia

CO2 at 3bps and lights on for 5 hours daily

some leave turning brown due to growing from emersed to submersed

realise there were some algae already started growing on the dwarf hairgrass
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Good luck with it. Any plans for fish/shrimp? The tank looks good to me. Surely it will look better when the grass thickens.


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yes planned to have a fish & shrimp tank but not sure which lucky ones yet
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