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  1. Plants
    I've kept a fresh water tank for most of my life, but only switch to live plants a few years ago. I'm not trying to win any aquascaping awards, but I'd like to have a green, natural-looking tank. I have a 46 gallon bow front tank with a Fluval Aqua Fresh and Plant 2.0 46 watt LED light. For...
  2. For Sale/Trade
    * This batch is sold. Next one in 2 weeks! * Hello everyone and Happy New Year! I have a new batch ready of the following plants: Alternanthera Reineckii Ambulia Anubias Guppy Grass Helanthium bolivianum ‘angustifolia’ Hygrophila Corymbosa Compacta Java Moss Mermaid Weed Lobelia Cardinalis...
  3. For Sale/Trade
    * This batch is sold. Next one in two weeks! * Hello everyone. New batch ready (2x) of the following plants: Alternanthera Reineckii Ambulia Anubias Bacopa Colorata Cabomba Furcata Ceratophillum Guppy Grass Helanthium bolivianum ‘angustifolia’ Java Moss Limnophila Aromatica Mermaid Weed...
  4. For Sale/Trade
    This batch is sold. Next one in two weeks! PM me if you'd like to be put on the waiting list. Thanks. Hello everyone. New batch ready (2x) of the following plants: Ambulia Anubias Bacopa Colorata Cabomba Furcata Ceratophillum Helanthium bolivianum ‘angustifolia’ Limnophila Aromatica Lobelia...
  5. Low Tech Forum
    hi guys, its my first time being here and im really hoping i can get a crash course on how to not miserably fail on my first attempt at a planted aquarium. What i know right now: -i cant afford CO2 -my lights are stock led's that come with the Juwel rio 180 (they seem to be relatively...
  6. Plants
    Hi guys I am a semi-beginner aquarist and plant keeper. I was recently given this fully planted 5 gallon tank and I was just curious about the names of the plants both common and scientific. Also I would appreciate any tips you can provide. I actually work at a pet store and I would love to...
  7. Low Tech Forum
    Hey all, I would appreciate some help with my planted tank. It has been established for about five weeks. Since then the plants have not been doing well. The tank is a 20gallon high. The plants I have are java fern, amazon sword, cryptocoryne lucent, and an anachris. The only plant that is...
  8. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hey Guys I just joined here and am setting up my first planted aquarium. As of rn I have a 37 gallon tank that has been cycling for 4 weeks with 8 rummy nose tetras in it and a couple of stems of elodea. I am currently running a basic 17W T8 starter kit fixture but recently purchased a new...
  9. Aquascaping
    I am posting my 20 gallon high to hopefully get some feedback and thought on whaat you think s a whole. Tank info: 20g high, running 2 watts per gallon, daily CO2 additive, weekly leaf zone dose, overall low tech. Occupants: 3 hatchetfish, 2 peacock gudgeons, 7 neon tetras, 1 bamboo shrimp...
  10. Planted Nano Tanks
    Hi everyone, I am really new to the hobby and currently have a 5G Fluval Chi filled with... dare I say it... plastic plants. I've always wanted a planted aquarium but juggling full time work with full time school with full time dog mommy duties just wasn't going to give me the time to invest in...
  11. WTB/RAOK
    2 stem plant packages available. it will include a trimming of several varieties of plants which may be a stem or several stems of each variety. Atleast 4 types of plants in each package. May include but not limited to: Myriophyllum mattogrossense, hydrocotyle leucocephala, ludwiga repens, a...
  12. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hi, I'm setting up a 10g tank for a community of tropical fish, I'm gonna start with some neon tetras and go from there, but I want to have live plants. This is my first aquarium, so I need some advice. I got some Windelov Java Fern and Anubias Nana which I plan to tie to a driftwood (when I...
  13. Planted Nano Tanks
    I'm starting a nice 30g tank maybe when my substrate comes home. I'm a beginner on this and I want to do a igawmi style tank.Any plant suggestions that don't need much co2? I post a picture of the tank soon.
  14. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hey everyone, I recently purchased a 6.6 Gallon bookcase system from Petco. I have decided also to go the planted tank way to both challenge myself as well as the aesthetically pleasing/symbiotic practicality of this method for the aquarium system. However, due to the size...
  15. WTB/RAOK
    DWARF SAG FOUND! After some not-so-good luck with the LPS & plants, (see "Oops! Help with Plant IDs":tongue:) I thought I'd try on here to get some greens for my aquarium. It is a low-tech beginner 10G aquarium, so I'm trying to stick with smaller plants that are newbie-friendly. thank you...
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