Running for over 2 years, planted 12Feb2011
Nova Extreme 2 x24 T5 Freshwater
HOB filter (whisper 40 power filter), Red LED bubble-wand
Flourish Excel 2-3 mL starting dose, may increase if necessary.
Mixed, bright colored gravel.
Flourish 2mL, Flourish Iron 2 mL.
Aponogetons, Amazon Sword, Banana Plants, Cabomba, Crinum, Corkscrew Vals, A bit of Guppy Grass, & Water Sprite.
Malaysian Trumpet Snails, Pond Snails, Ghost Shrimp, 7 adult male Guppies, 7 juvenile guppies (living in here til colors show, then will be traded/sold), 2 female balloon mollies, 2 female sailfin mollies, 1 oto, 1 very old pleco (not sure what kind, but suspect clown pleco as he has never gotten over 3 inches).
This tank belongs to and was completely designed by my 7 year-old son. I helped very little with the planting, the design is entirely his. He also took all the pictures and is anxiously awaiting people's comments. :-)