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  1. General Planted Tank Discussion
    When starting a new tank what are the best additives to add to a tank/sustrate before u plant? Then after u plant and its been a week or so what are the best additives to keep adding so u get the best lookin plants?
  2. For Sale/Trade
    I have several new/unopened 9 liter bags of the Normal Type ADA New Amazonia Aqua Soil for sell. 1 bag is $45 which includes shipping. 2 bags are $85 which includes shipping. I have a total of 6 bags to sell. Local pick up can be arranged in the Dallas area for $35 a bag.
  3. Substrate
    Hi all I posted a question the other day about using my two 20lb bags of eco-complete with a black sand cap. I have been reconsidering the color scheme of the very dark substrate. I was thinking of using a more natural river stone colored gravel and black sand with the eco-complete. I figure...
  4. Substrate
    I want to use black substrate for a planted shrimp tank and want to know if there would be any problems with it. I've heard it raise the hardness of the water over time would that harm the shrimp? Does it change anything likethe PH of KH? and would a 3 gallon bucket be enough...