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  1. Plants
    There's 1 1/4" of space between the surface and glass lid of one of my tanks, with a piece of driftwood sticking out the top. Is there any plant I can attach to the emerged part of the driftwood? Something that would be alright growing along the surface or down into the water? It couldn't be...
  2. Low Tech Forum
    I am setting up a 20 gallon long low tech planted aquarium and wondering what is a good substrate for that? Also suggestions on what are good foreground low tech plants that can cover the substrate so vacuuming isn't needed. My goal for a substrate is that it is black in color, will provide...
  3. Lighting
    Hello Forum People, I have fallen out of having aquariums for quite a while and am just getting back into it. So for my first foray into to a planted tank i have bought a 48wx13dx24h 60 gallon tank. I am having trouble figuring out the lighting that I can use though. The tank came with a hooded...
  4. Plants
    Some interesting properties about this plant its very good at absorbing nutrients very quickly good for messy fish but it can clear all the nutrients from slower plants I can fight off cyanobacteria and algae because it secretes an anti-bacterial and other allopathic substances SEE This...
  5. Planted Nano Tanks
    I decided to start a new tank that I can bring to work and have at my desk. I've been talking about bringing in fish for a while and my co-workers that sit near me liked the idea, so I decided to go ahead and do it... I was going to a few months ago, but when I changed my 55 gal tank substrate...
  6. Ponds
    Hello All! I wanted to share my lil' mini pond I'v had set up for a year. Seemed like a fun thing to get started, and it has been but not without some pitfalls. It now houses just three betta splendens ( 2 females 1 male) they all live relatively well together. every once in awhile one will...
  7. Plants
    Can Pogostemon helferi be grown in a Low tech/Non CO2 tank?
  8. Low Tech Forum
    In the next few months I'll be starting a NPT. I plan on using miracle grow organic soil and Seachem flourite. I'd like some suggestions for plants and lighting. I'd like to use no more than 1.5 watts per gallon. I do plan on light dry fert dosing but no co2 injection. This will end up being...
  9. Low Tech Forum
    Hello All, I am a beginner at the whole planted tank hobby, but I am looking forward to making this a life long thing. I have really enjoyed learning all of the information out there. Here is my set up: I have an Eclipse 5 gal corner system with 1 betta, 6glofish, and 4 redtail rasboras. I...
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