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  1. Tank Journals
    Wow it's only been a little under 4 years since I last posted on here! Whoops. So three years ago my first foray into planted tanks, a 2 gallon shrimp bowl, crashed not long before I moved. Between the bowl cracking during the move, my last year of college, and work, I didn't really have time...
  2. Tank Journals
    Hello! I decided to keep track of all the changes in this tank. It's going to be one that I try hard on, but still keep it pretty low tech. My plans so far 2.5 Rimless Unknown Polish filter 12" Finnex Stingray Fauna: Betta Flora: Anubias nana petite, Dwarf Hairgrass & still deciding :help...
  3. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    I have s 2.5g, probably only around 2g with with filter and heater. I was wondering what I could stock in this, I can't work out why, but cherry shrimps were a no go, they would last a few months and then die. I currently have a zebra nerite snail (Errol) who is living happily. I wondered...
  4. Planted Nano Tanks
    Hello! I'm fairly new to this whole planting thing. I posted a thread in the tank journal thing, but no responses in a little over a day, so I think the people who scan the nano section might be able to help. I have a 2.5g Mini Bowfront aquarium: Here are my questions: I've read that I...
  5. Planted Nano Tanks
    ok so i really want a fish tank here at college. i have 2 at home a 29 planted and a 65 gallon turtle tank. i rly wanted to have a ten gallon planted tank here but im not sure where id put it. i have a spare 2.5 gallon sitting at home i can use. i go home on weekends and i have about a month...
  6. Planted Nano Tanks
    Jake's 2.5g Mangrove "Estuary" I have been craving some salt over the last three months, but I did not want to go way out of my current comfort zone: Planted. This is when I saw an awesome two awesome ripariums. (Thanks Devin and The-Person-Who-Is-On-A-Different-Forum!) It clicked: 2.5g...
  7. Planted Nano Tanks
    Hello fellow geeks! (Ware the title with pride...) I have had a 2.5g AGA tank up since the summer, but since the death of my 2+ year old betta, I have an empty tank sitting around. Blasphemy in my opinion! I have just about everything I need to set this baby up, but I am not sure what to do...
  8. Planted Nano Tanks
    Originally AGA 2.5 with black rim. Ripped off the rim (carefully) and trimmed back the silicone. Just added: Java Fern Dwarf hairgrass Microsword. Awaiting: 27w 6500k CF 5x marimo balls (plan to create a carpet out of them) 4x mini fissidens (higher carpet / bushes) 10? Cherry Shrimp Water's...
  9. Planted Nano Tanks
    Hi all. I started this 2.5g around the holidays and its grown in a bit so I figured I'd post a few pictures. Here is my initial set up And initial planting 12-21-09 Here is a picture of how it looks now. I'm going to give the D. diandra another month or so to start growing, otherwise...
  10. Tank Journals
    An attempt at some simple aquascaping 2.5 gallon AGA 12W 6400k CFL circular Seachem flourite black Red Sea Nano filter Comments/critques/suggestions welcome. Some microswords. I split them up and planted them in the substrate. No idea if they will grow this way. Planting took forever...
  11. Low Tech Forum
    I'm starting my first tank. I found a very nice glass 2.5g one that I plan to buy sometime next week. My priority in the new tank are my betta and marimo (claudophora aegopropila) who are currently sharing a tank a little over 1g. I'll probably add some riccia for the carpet and either...
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