I inherited a 10 gal tank from a family member and wanted to take a stab at planted tanks. I planted hair grass on 11/11 and since then it has experienced decent growth. I notice runners underneath the soil and new vertical growth. However, there are clumps of DHG that have yellowed...
I'm looking for dwarf hair grass. I don't need much, just enough to get me started.
If you have other plants that you are thinning, I'd like some of those too.
I'm in Arvada; help a new tank owner out? It's bare in there.
I am setting up a new planted tank, dimensions 24"Lx14"Wx7"H, and boughta 13W 6500k CFL.
I am planning to grow a Dwarf Hairgrass Carpet, so I want to know how far to position my light from the tank.
I have an adjustable clamp light, the ones from Home Depot, so that can allow me to...
Hi, All -
Been ghosting the Forum, finally had a question of my own. :)
After tearing down my last successful planted nano, I'm looking to start anew. Will be very simple high tech nano.
End Goal: dwarf hairgrass carpet, bonsai with either marimo or xmas moss, shrimp, endlers & embers.
Hi, I'm new to having dwarf hairgrass in a tank, and I've noticed that some of it in my 20gal NPT is melting. The only thing I can think of is that the floating plants (frogbit) are blocking too much light? I truly don't have much experience with the plant. Thanks!
I got another batch of plants I'm trying to sell to make room for new growth! The plants shown are pictures of the ACTUAL plants for sale!
Here's what I got for sale:
Picture 1 (top left to bottom right):
- Hygrophila pinnatifida L x1 pot $3 (4 stems of ~8" tall) [3 available]
Had to breakdown my 2.5 gallon because of a leak and re-scaped. Had some extra dwarf hairgrass carpet mats that hoping to sell quickly.
2 x 3" - $5 each (1 of 3 left)
Shipping USPS $8
Not sure what a heat pack is but $3
If local: Chicago
Please be mindful of your weather
Howdy! I have been dry-starting some dwarf hairgrass for several weeks now (about 2 months), but I noticed that it has algae growing as well. I'm not sure if I just have to toss all of it, or if there is a way I can save it for the tank I'm planning on setting up this weekend? I am not sure of...
New Tank! Just acquired this beautifully over grown jungle through a fellow hobbyist. He's getting out of the hobby and donated the entire setup to me.
It's a 30 gallon (36x13x17 inch) with a planted plus 24/7, heater, Aquaclear70 and that giant powerhead. Looks just like this, just set up in...
Tore down my old 12 gallon setup last week, just starting rebuild. I recently moved into a new place, and am setting up a new tank design!
My goal is to see good plant growth, then introduce a small schooling fish and possibly RCS. My last build housed my cardinal tetras, I'm not set on...
Welcome to my first aquascape journal! Got inspired by pictures on the internet and decided to make an Iwagumi. Placing the stones wasn't easy. Order enough if you are going to make an Iwagumi
Have a look at my Youtube channel :)
>> www.youtube.com/nigelaquascaping <<
I'm new to this forum and i'm hoping to get your help and advice. I am new to planted tanks, coming from the African Cichlid side of the aquarium hobby. I decided to start my foray into the planted tank side of fish-keeping after seeing some amazing Iwagumi-style aquascapes.
I dry started some Dwarf Hairgrass two weeks ago, and this week my Hairgrass began browning at a very worrying rate.
Here is how it looked two days ago: http://i.imgur.com/cfS57rb.jpg
Here is how it looks right now: http://i.imgur.com/ZcTasJH.jpg
As you can probably tell, more and more of my...
This tank has been in the works since August of 2015. With all due my effort, I do feel as if I achieved the "Igwami" look over a course of 4 months. The only thing to do now is sustain it and let it become thicker.
Here's a sample of how it progressed.
Link to full album of its progression...
Halloween use to be my favorite holiday as a child, sadly in recent years certain religions and criminals have pretty much ruined it this region.. but I thought I'd celebrate in my own way on here with a RAOK!
Just pay shipping ($7) for all this (only 1 package available):
4-5 Hygro corymbosa...
I'm on what is my second round trying to get DHG to take in my tank and this time is going pretty much no better than the last. I have a 40 gallon breeder with pressurized co2, Flourite/Eco Complete blend, and a Finnex Ray 2 36inch. I know that DHG likes to take nutrients from the roots so I...
So I kind of destroyed my acrlyic 6.5 gallon bookshelf fish tank the other day. I was getting it ready for a co2 planted tank. I painted the back dark grey by accident when I wanted to paint it black. Started to strip the paint with acetone and it absolutely destroyed my tank, not...
Tank specs: 20 gallon tank with a 30' finnex stingray light and an AQCL 30 filter. I have ecomplete as a bottom substrate and some normal sand on top. Currently have diy co2 hooked to a co2 ladder, getting around 2-3 bubbles per second. I have dwarf hairgrass and I can be kind of impatient so I...
To begin, my tank specs:
Tank size: 20 gallon long
Lighting: finnex stingray
Filtration: AQ Clear 30
Substrate: 20lb ecocomplete on the bottom 25 lb normal black sand on top
Using diy co2, dosing liquid co2 also, and using API leafzone fetilizer.
Water ph is around 6.8, temp is about 75, 0...