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  1. Plants
    Hi guys, I just discovered this forum and was wondering if I could have some assistance. I recently got these plants a week prior to the photos shown below. I am not sure/ unable to identify what nutrient deficiency they are suffering from :'( Prior to making this post, I was adding a tiny...
  2. Plants
    I am new to planted tanks and am trying to plant a 10 gallon shrimp tank and a 20 gallon fish tank. For the shrimp tank, ideally I would like to have thicker plant coverage on the sides and only a little in the middle, and a floating plant and ground cover. For the fish tank I was hoping for...
  3. Planted Nano Tanks
    I am planning a 10 gallon shrimp tank and have never kept shrimp or a planted aquarium before, so I am looking for help seeing if I have the right idea before I get the stuff to set up the tank and hopefully introduce the shrimp. I am hoping to house 8 blue velvet shrimp and 5 amano shrimp in...
  4. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hello everyone! first time posting on the forum, ok now to the beef. I have had this 5 1/2 gallon tank full of cherry shrimpies and MTS. At this point it been 6 months without a water change I just top it off with RO water whenever the water level drops a little bit but other than that the only...
  5. Planted Nano Tanks
    Hi I'm extremely new, and I am getting a small tank soon that I would like to put some live plants in. I've looked around this forum, and I've seen many amazing tanks that are full of live plants. I don't plan for mine to look close to the ones I've seen on here, but I need some advice on ways...
  6. Plants
    Hi, my African Water Fern is turning into a translucent brown colour days after dosing Iron into the tank. I've read several articles saying that high iron content will turn the fern brown. I've also included a number pictures of the fern. I'm not sure if this is concerning and if there's...
  7. Planted Nano Tanks
    Hi all, Currently have a planted Fluval Spec V in the later stages of fishless cycling. I have some Dwarf Hair Grass (not sure which type, but got it from Greenpro on Amazon), Anubias Nana, Echinodorus Parviflorus (mini sword), and 4 stems of Rotala H'ra Vietnam. I'm using the stock, updated...
  8. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hi everyone! I'm hoping to set up an aquarium in the fall - it'll be my first time doing so. I'm so excited! But I need some advice. I've come up with a list of things I'll need, and I want to make sure it's going to work out - I'll include it in the bottom of the post - but I had a few...
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