Just showing off some of my attempts at (relatively) planted tanks. I am very open to suggestions and comments! :)
5 Gallon betta tank with yellow shrimp:
10 Gallon CPD tank:
5 Gallon blue dream shrimp:
20 Gallon community tank:
I am new to planted tanks and am trying to plant a 10 gallon shrimp tank and a 20 gallon fish tank.
For the shrimp tank, ideally I would like to have thicker plant coverage on the sides and only a little in the middle, and a floating plant and ground cover. For the fish tank I was hoping for...
I currently have 2 10 gallon planted tanks. I'd say both are medium to heavily planted.
I'm looking for stocking ideas for each.
Here is what I have in each tank so far. Please provide any advice on additions to each you'd recommend:
Tank 1: 7 Ember Tetras, 3 Amanos Shrimp and...
I have been battling a planaria infestation in my tank for quite a while now and I am going the fenbendazole route to hopefully get rid of them. I have moved my nerite snails to another planted tank as I have been using Planaria Zero to treat the planaria infestation (without much...
This is my first post here and I wanted some Anubias advice.
Recently my Anubias Nana leaves are getting Brown spots. I am unable to brush them off. They are rough.
Can it be algae? Or is it a nutrient deficiency?
The tank is a heavily planted 10-gallon tank. Other plants are...
8 gallon planted cube, no Co2 (currently).
Hi! I've been a member here for a little bit, lurking on and off over the years. Back in high school I joined when I had a bunch of tanks with my Dad that we were taking care of. But when I left for college I stopped keeping fish. Temporarily.
I am rescaping my 10g betta tank. I already have all the supplies- including my top substrate, which is a natural fine gravel- CaribSea. However, I need a nutrient-filled substrate, and preferably inexpensive and pH neutral. I looked around and saw that dirt could be an option. Any...
Please forgive my lack of knowledge, but I have a few questions regarding the stocking of my low tech planted tank. I plan on heavily planting my tank; I'm not too sure if this is relevant however. (Also what constitutes as heavily planted?) Anyway, I have recently purchased a...
Hey everyone! I'm totally a newbie here, but I've become obsessed with the Walstad Method and planted tanks. I just planted out a 10 gallon yesterday and would appreciate some advice. I've learned a ton by reading these threads the past few weeks.
I've got the Miracle Gro organic soil as she...
Just finished planting my fist tank 10 gallon with ludwigia repens, argentian sword, Hygrophilia Angustofolia, and Anubias Afezli. Is there anything I should expect or need to know. ( I Attached a pic of the tank)
So I am starting a new thread with a better title because someone suggested it. :) ((HERE IS THE OLD THREAD IF YOU need to refer back>> http://www.plantedtank.net/forums/22-planted-nano-tanks/1010617-ideas.html <<)) Plus I still need more help. I am a complete noob. It was also suggested...
I am new to this hobby and have a 8 gallon tank. (I am from India, so your standard tanks are not available here..) Its a low tech planted tank which was a month old and densely planted..
Due to recent rain, We are deprived of electricity and the whole city was shut-down:frown2:. It...
Just wondering what you guys think about my low tech 10 gallon?
Plants that are in it are:
Echinodorus tenellus "Green"
Micranthemum "Monte Carlo"
Alternanthera Reineckii "Mini"
Eleocharis Acicularis "Mini"
Hi! I'm working on my first planted tank and after some reading I started to get some stuff ready. However before I start to put some plants in the aquarium I would like to know if I'm missing something or if you have some tips that can help me.
My equipment so far:
10 gallon tank
I have a newly established 10 gallon planted tank, which I wanted to add red crystal shrimp, or some other form of colourful shrimp to. Because I live in two different locations, I can either use the current houses water (PH 8.0, but has high KH of 7) or my other houses water (PH of 8.2, with...
Just joined the forum today...
I've been keeping planted fish tank for the last two years and i've always had problem wth Dwarf Hair Grass and Baby Tears.
I'm giving it another try in my Fluval Edge 6 Gallons.
I currently have Flourite Substrate and Black Sand. 7 Corydora Habrosus...
I am building a tank that's going to be 10 gal., less 20 in. long and im on a small budget, and i want to do a diy light hood.
I cant find any short bulbs except for 1: http://www.aquatraders.com/Odyssea-24W-Compact-Fluorescent-Bulb-p/61209.htm
But i don't know how to hook it up to a fixture...
Stock 10 gal tank from petco for $60 with hood light, filter and heater!
Upgrade to[censored]Aquari-Lux T8 Bulb 18" 15W
Malaysia Driftwood medium
Water lily bulbs (rightside of tank)
5 fancy guppies, 2 Cory, 6 Rummynose...