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  1. Tank Journals
    I was pretty active on this forum in like 2012-2015 (as a lurker if not a frequent poster), but kinda drifted away from the hobby for a while when I went to college and then moved around the country a bunch. I'm getting back into the hobby of late. I've had this ten gallon tank set up with just...
  2. Fish
    Heavily planted ten gallon. 4-6 endlers, 6-8 celestial pearl danios, 15-20 neocaridinas (mostly wild form but some blue dreams in the mix two) 3 mystery snails and 6 harbosus (salt and pepper) corys. Aqueon quiteflow 10 with pre filter sponge If this is two much I can cut the corys to three...
  3. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hello! brand new member here. I'm starting a betta tank and need advice. I want to get Dwarf water lettuce floater plant and Hygrophilia Corymbosa COMPACT (or however you spell it) I have a 10 gallon aquarium with a lid, so im wondering how i can get a light in there for the plants. NO CO2 My...
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    My 10 gallon CO2 high tech
  5. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hi everybody, this is my first post! I'm a beginner at this hobby, and while I have been doing tons of research and have been trying my best not to just rush in recklessly, I'm sure I don't have to tell any of you how difficult it is to find a clear answer about just about anything regarding the...
  6. Tank Journals
    Hi, I've been lurking around the forums for a bit doing research and finding inspiration. The community looks great so I decided to join in! I guess you could say I got bit by the aquascaping bug (or is it fish?) this year by watching a lot of youtube videos. Anyone else enamored with Serpa...
  7. Tank Journals
    Hi everyone, I'm new to the forum and excited to be here! I wanted to share my new tank setup so far. Being in lock down in New Jersey for the last 9 weeks has pulled me back into the aquarium hobby after almost 10 years away. I used to keep as many fish tanks in high school and college as my...
  8. Algae
    Hello everyone! New to the forum and have been reading so much on a lot of things, but one can only read so much...I have a 10g tank planted mostly with wisteria and some Tiawan moss. I have this light: NICREW BrightLED Aquarium Light, High Output Fish Tank Light for Freshwater Tanks, 18 to...
  9. Fish
    Hey Everyone. First time poster here. I recently moved a Betta and (2) Cherry Shrimp into a 3.5 gallon tank and now have an open, decently planted 10 gallon tank. I was looking at adding a (3-4) Sparkling Gouramis and (1) Honey Gourami into the 10 gallon. I've read conflicting forums regarding...
  10. Planted Nano Tanks
    Hey all, I just wanted make an update on my tank. I've finally planted, filled and stocked my 10 gallon Waterbox Cube tank. I'm not using CO2 or any additives apart from Seachem Iron for the Red Ludwigia. Plants: Ambulia (Limnophila sessiliflora) Red Ludwigia Lilly Grass (Lilaeopsis) Monte...
  11. Lighting
    Hello guys it's been awhile, I want to start up a 10 gallon tank with co2 + EI ferts which I'm already familiar with from the last time I had a planted aquarium. The thing I'm struggling with is choosing a light, back when I stopped my planted tank the light to have was t5 or similar which was...
  12. Low Tech Forum
    Hey guys, I just re scaped and planted a ten gallon tank a buddy of mine gave me. It's about 3 weeks in right now. I have 3 female betas, 3 amano shrimp and a few nerite snails. Everything has been running very smooth and I can tell the fish love their new home! Hope you guys like it! :) I...
  13. Tank Journals
    Hey guys, I just re scaped a ten gallon tank a buddy of mine gave me. It's about 3 weeks in right now. I have 3 female betas, 3 amano shrimp and a few nerite snails. Everything has been running very smooth and I can tell the fish love their new home! Will post some more updates soon. Hope...
  14. Fish
    some tank info: 10 Gallon Tank Ammonia-0, Nitrite-0, Nitrates - usually around 20 but can hit 40 before a water change Ph- about 7-7.2, GH/KH - not sure. test strips are weird. haven't bought liquid yet. Substrate - eco complete Plants - 2 Anubias, 1 small/trimmed water sprite, growing...
  15. General Planted Tank Discussion
    So i have a 10 gal tank that is only holding a clown pleco. I've had this pleco for over a year, he was given to me when i had an algae issue in my solo betta tank. While looking around to see if he was ok with plants I found out he's not the best fish for a 10 gallon despite what i was told...
  16. Lighting
    When I was first starting out, I was pretty clueless on lighting. I went to this local store and got this light and I don't think it's nearly enough for what I'm going for The lighting is pretty... vague. I planted some Amazon Swords and some S-Repens now. I am currently a college student and...
  17. Low Tech Forum
    So I'm creating a low tech 10 gallon grow out tank for some plants, and I was wondering if anyone can recommend some good cheep dirt for the tank.
  18. Lighting
    I'm relatively new to fishkeeping, and very new to trying to grow plants. I really want to have a heavily planted 10 gallon, and have already cycled the tank. (I plan on adding a small school of neon tetras after I have figured out the lighting issues. I already have two nerite snails.) I...
  19. Low Tech Forum
    Total noob here. I've been reading a whole lot but at some point all the information begins to confuse instead of enlighten. I think I may be better off just stating my desires and having the more experienced point me in the right direction and I can hopefully avoid some costly mistakes. I am...
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