I just set up a new tank and added aquarium plants 4 weeks ago and all but a few have melted and died.
The plants I bought were:
Rotala Coin Leaf Tissue Culture
Dwarf Sagittaria Tissue Culture
Dwarf Water Lily Bulb
Floating Salvinia (all died and thrown away)...
I moved a while back and am finally getting back into a dosing routing with the new tanks I've got set up. You can find pics of my tanks & fish @columbus_aquascaping on instagram (https://www.instagram.com/columbus_aquascaping/). Lately I've been fighting some algae issues and likely nutrient...
I have a 40x27x28cm tank that's a bit heavily planted.
I have 5 different plants in there, bacopa, rotala, baby tears (not the dwarf one), monte carlo, and mini christmas moss. It's been planted for almost a month.
Initially they all looked horrible for a few weeks, yellowing and browning...
So I have started a fully planted tank. It's been running for about eight months. I've got really good growth out of my swords, but everything else has been kind of unimpressive. I'm happy with how the tank looks, but it is definitely lacking, and I don't know what I should add...
I have spent many hours reading through forums and various helpful websites about planted aquariums, but I am a fairly recent aquarium owner, and my lack of experience makes it difficult for me to figure out the problem I am having in my 3 gallon tank.
My BF and I attempted a DSM...