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  1. Algae
    My glossostigma, which has struggled in an area too shaded by taller stem plants, has adapted by sending runners forward off the soil substrate into the open sand where it's less shaded at the front of the tank. It's been spreading like crazy to the front glass and to the right, but is already...
  2. Fish
    Hello I am thinking of keeping these fish in 75 gallons (medium planted) with 13 gallon sump filter. 6 Discus 24 Cardinal or Rummynose Tetra 3 Electric blue ram 2-4 Otocinclus. Will these be okay ( with weakly water changes)?
  3. DIY
    Hi all. I have been reading and lurking for a while. I recently moved and decided to upgrade my 75 gallon to a 125. I would like to convert the 75 gallon into a sump. I will be injected CO2 and would like to keep off gasing to a minimum. The drain from the main tank will be submerged over a...
  4. Equipment
    Hello fellow planted tank lovers! A few days ago my extremely cheap CO2 system in my 75 gallon completely died, and I do not want to refill it again because it is defective. I've been thinking of two options: 1) getting a new CO2 system or 2) getting two new fish instead. My flora: Anubias...
  5. Fish
    I set up a 150 gallon planted tank this summer with the interest of making it a discus aquarium. Last week I bought a discus (2") and he has been doing fine. Today, I bought two more, one that's the same size and one that's 1.5". Unfortunately, the one that I had first has been nipping and...
  6. Tank Journals
    I've always wanted to keep Discus. As it turns out I live near Discus Hans :)... This tank started coming to life about November of 2014. 20150805 Plants (Help here, been a while since I got them so chime in) Ammannia Gracilis - stem plant bright red/pink stalks Anubias nana barteri - baby...
  7. Tank Journals
    Dear all I would like to present my planted aquarium, as you can see there's a first video after 1 week, and later a second after 5 weeks. 1st week planted aquarium https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lIk_ltUar_I 5th week planted aquarium https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XlDerwEqja0 I hope you...
  8. Tank Journals
    Hi new here and im in the process of setting up a new 55gal. I plan to keep easy to grow plant since i will be using a diy co2 system and I know this tank is really to big for a diy co2 to keep optimum co2 levels. The tNks been running for a out a week now with some minnows in it to get the...
  9. Tank Journals
    Hello everyone! I have been in the background pouring over the wealth of information on here for some time and have never really talked to much on here. I am right in the middle of my 90 gallon planted freshwater build. 90 Gallon tank Fluval 406 Eheim 2075 Aqueon 55/75 48'' 4 Bulb T5 Lights...
  10. Substrate
    Hi everyone, New to the forum and wondering if I have already made a mistake, last month I set up my RIO 240 with the intention of it being a planted discus tank, I bought a 1400l per hour external with a uv light from all pond solutions and it's been cycling since. However the tank came with...
  11. General Planted Tank Discussion
    I currently have a 55 gallon tank sitting in my garage that I picked up a week ago. I have been spending a lot of time researching different tank ideas and there are so many different ways I can take this tank. That's the problem, I just can't find any ideas. I've been thinking about doing a...
  12. Tank Journals
    After keeping discus for a year in my 29 gallon fish tank, I decided it was time to upgrade to my dream tank, a 72 gallon bow front! I really wanted to do the who planted tank thing right this time as to make it look like one of those beautiful aquascapes you see in youtube videos. I finally...
  13. Tank Journals
    Hey TPT, I have been working on this tank for a while now and have recently updated it so I thought I would give you a breakdown of my tank and where it came from and where it is now. Tank Gear: 80 Gallon Glass Tank Coralife T5 HO 2 Bulb Setup (10k and 6700 Bulbs) Eheim 2217 Canister Filter...
  14. WTB/RAOK
    I need about 35-40 Dwarf sags Bunch of lud repens, bout 50 some crypt wendtii preferably 4-5 pots JUNGLE VAL, 20-25 plants(trying to find good deals) two amazon swords, preferbly big, bout 6-7in each(PENDING, keep the offers comming) I just got a brand new 55 with diy stand and canopy and got...
  15. Tank Journals
    Hi, I'm Aldian from Jakarta, Indonesia. I've known aquascape for about a year, and I fell in love with discus about 7 months ago, and started to make an aquascaped discus planted tank. Actually I started with smaller aquascape fish first. But small fish is kind of hard to see and kind of...
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