here is my tank I started in January
Tank is a Juwel Rio 180
light: 2x 45w T5 with reflectors
substrate: sandblasting sand
filter 1: Tetratec ex700
filter 2: Hagen Fluval 205 with the outlet morphed into a diy co2 Reactor
cryptocoryne sp "moellmani"
some grass in the front( sagittaria subulata?)
hygrophila polysperma "rosanervig"
anubias barteri var. nana
the last 2 pictures are taken 5 days in between. what i did in the meantime is add some osmocote to the sand