How did it go so far?
An Epic Failure followed by Lot of Patience, Work and a Rebound.
Success, yeah but Hubris followed which resulted in Epic Failure Again
Details here: Growing Monte Carlo as a Carpet - My Experience so far
It's a long read. Comments and suggestions welcome.
First Thread guys!! So excited to join the community.
I recently scaped a glass 2.5 gallon tank measuring 10L X 6W X8H. I bought an Azoo 60 filter and a Finnex Stingray clip on light (white, blue, and red,) and I plan to run DIY co2 diverting off of the main system I use on my planted leader...
I have a new planted tank with HC Cuba and UG,
after growing them DSM, which I then have to flood them after a month because white fungus starts to appear (my country is way to humid and also the DW is causing a lot of fungus).
so the first 5 days, nothing happens.... but then suddenly...
Jan 05 2019
I am growing a foreground of Utricularia Graminifolia, aka UG. I know it's a carnivorous plant, having little bladder sacs that vacuum up little organisms in the water column. I'm curious to know what you possibly feed your plant? Would the plant eat rotifers such as philodina? Or...
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I am Sreenath, and Currently I stay in India. Actually the main question to ask you that, I setup a new Planted Aquarium for my home and recently after 3 day I can see Hair Algae all over my Plants.
Hey there, I posted a few days ago and things seem to have only gotten worse... First things first here are my water parameters. Ammonia 0, Nitrites 0, Nitrates 0, 304 ppm GH and 143 KH. PH is normally 6.8 with co2 off and 6.4 with co2 on. Tank is 22 gallon long about 2 months old with finnex...
I'd like to present you my 50L planted tank - named Karan - meant to house a colony of crystal red PRL cantonensis shrimps:
I made the tank out of 6mm glass, and it has those dimensions :
glass : 6mm.
So here is how it started.
I used clear silicon...
as the title suggests I'm not sure whats wrong with my mont carlo, its been carpeting well however i have noticed some deficiency or something wrong. some leaves don't appear healthy.
leaves seem to be almost transparent around the outside or darker and lighter in the middle , as...
Im just trying to figure out what plants these are so i can see if i can purchase them?
These look like pennywort to me but these grow like this an pennywort grows different.
This stuff looks like moss but if u look u can see it has roots, the only thing i can think of is, Lilaeopsis Mauritiana.
I recently purchased a 60 gallon tank and am currently in the preparation phase for a freshwater aquarium. I was hoping to use an LED fixture to light the tank and I'm aiming for a nice carpet with some larger plants to boot. Dimensions are below:
36.5"L x 15.5"D x 25.375"H
Does anyone have...
Up for sale are three packages of staurogyne repens from my low-tech show tank. All painstakingly grown over the past two months - These are pretty decently sized batches so you can divide and get your carpet growing quickly.
Priority shipping will be $5, everything goes out on...
Hello everyone, this is my first post, regarding my first planted tank. I have had a few aquariums over the years, but they always had plastic plants and "clown puke" gravel. I found out about the awesomeness of planted tanks a few weeks ago, and I'm HOOKED.
I have a 46 gallon Bow Front...
Hey everyone, I am back again, and going to attempt my first moss(christmas) wall, as well as microsword carpeting. I tried dwarf hairgrass in this tank but it collected a ton of green hair algae. It seems to be very prevalent in this tank. Probably due to the 30W lighting on the 10galons and...