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|New to CO2 systems |
Right now the only plants in my 20 gallon tank are Hornwort and an Amazon sword. I have 1.5 WPG right now, but am going to be upgrading and going to...
|New to aquarium plants, how do i start |
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I've had my 55gal tank for almost three years now but i had an oscar fish that didnt like plants. He is now gone and i have started a community tank....
|My new Aquarium Diary |
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Hi everyone, I just registered to these forums and thought I should introduce myself to you. I'm a 31 year old Dutchman who's currently living in Fin...
|Dr. Bonke||267||26-Jan-2017 18:26|
|Plant replacement advice |
Hi I have a planted tank and am looking at options to hide the heaters/filter inlets as the current planting has been destroyed by the fish. I h...
|Planted tanks |
ive been in the hobby for over 30 years but have never mastered the planted aquarium. i use good substrate, T5 lighting, flourish, and root tabs, but...
|gravel vac on planted tank |
How far do I go with gravel vac for a planted tank? I remove dead matter and leaves by hand..were always going to get some right.. some I get with v...
|It's 2015 - Time for plant tank re-do's |
Hello FP It's been awhile since my last confession. After I lost my discus and zebra otos due to a power outage I lost heart, neglected the tank...
|New to Aquatic Plants |
I wanna get more serious about fish keeping im getting a 44 gallon pentagon tank and putting angels banjo catfish pleco and guoramis and possibly a di...
|tall aquarium plants |
What are some very tall plants? I need plants that will grow to be about 2 and a half feet tall. I don't mind if they have to have support from a dowe...
|Identify this plant? |
I bought this plant at petco as a species of Anubias, but I\'ve noticed it doesn\'t seem to have a rhizome that they should have. Anyway, let me know....
|java moss and slate |
how can java moss be grown on a tall slate structure? i know how to grow it by watching a few tutorials on youtube, but once its grown, how is the loo...
|Algae problem, lost on what to do next |
Ok I got a slim green algae on gravel on plant everything... I can peel it off I can remove it... I cut my light lvl down to 6 hrs... Water perms all...
Is it safe for an aquarium to use standard soil fertilizer sticks or do fertilizers need to be specifically for aquariums?...
|planting problem |
I just now ordered some of the plants I would like to use in my 50 gallon show aquarium. However, I don't know how I'm going to plant them. The tank i...
|Blue Green Algae War |
Because I am up at college I only am able to go home every 2-3 weeks and clean my 20G aquarium. This summer I did manage to plant it with a few plants...
|kj fishy-finn||19||07-Aug-2013 23:13|
|Aquascaping & Plant books? |
Hi guys, Just wondering, are there any books on aquascaping (showing different aquascapes for inspiration) & aquatic plants (care & maintenance) that...
|25g 'Mosstarium' tank blog |
Hi ! Apologize for lack of pics, I'm not home so I'll take some after christmas. Endler's livebearers, fancy mts snails, red ramshorn snails....
|kill snail eggs on a plant |
My wife got some "plant" from my father in law. I would bet money that snail eggs are all over it. My wife put it in my 20 gallon but the end place fo...
|2012 AGA Aquascaping Contest Closes in 1 Week!!! |
Hello All, One week from today, the AGA Aquascaping Contest closes and entries will no longer be accepted. So, get those last second details for y...
|50 gallon tank in Costa Rica |
Hello everyone, I wanted to share some pics of my tank... This tank was set up on 2007 and I't helped me mature in the art of fish keeping, so i...
|RED PHANTOM||10||08-Aug-2012 04:48|
|how long do i need my lights on for |
how long do u reckon i need to leave my lights on in my planted tank whats the normal light cycle every one uses is it 8 hours cheers in advanc...
|Freshwater plants discussion |
I'm trying to learn a lot about aquarium plants. So, it occurred to me that it might be a good idea to have a thread about aquarium plants where we co...
|algae in new planted tank |
ok guys so its been 3 weeks for my tank and its now starting to grow a bit of green algae etc on the sides of the tank and a bit on some plants is thi...
|new planted tank i need help and ideas cheers |
firstly im really excited about this so I dove in to this heads first with out doing much research so i would like some help on how i am...
|Got a brand new 125 gallon tank with me<x>tal stand |
Hey everybody, My eldest daughter brought us a 125 gallon tank as an early Christmas gift. We plan to dump everyone from the 2 separate tank...
|Weak anacharis?/elodea? stems |
as you can see the main stem is nice and sturdy but fading in color and overall health although the future "cutting" is lush green with very short int...
|Black Sludge/Algae Problem |
I wrote this thread last summer pertaining to this problem: http://fishprofiles.com/forums/Planted_Aquaria/Blue_Green_Algae_War/39727/...
|kj fishy-finn||4||08-Sep-2011 01:31|
|strip light needs new ballast |
Hi, well after three years of enjoying this site i decided to join. This is a hobby where advice from experienced folks is needed. My Allglass brand,...
|Frans Stoffels |
Back center. New leaves have nice red and green coloring....
|powerhead question |
Surface turbulence can increase oxygen content and deplete excess CO2 at night. No surface turbulence during the day can preserve CO2 levels. Soooo...
|what causes this... |
holes in some of my plant leaves...what causes this? what do am I not giving them enough of? carbon?...
|Debating on starting with actual plants rather than just plastic |
I've always had just plastic plants, but I've read more and more on the benefits of having live plants in ones tank. Now first of all, I don't want...
|Lighting for plants |
My hood holds a CFL tube, and there are about 8 different types of tubes I can purchase at my LFS. My question is, do I NEED (I know they would be b...
|A watt is a watt is a watt |
Hi all, I've been working on setting up my new tank (120 gallon tall) and have been thinking about the differences in lighting. I know that for years...
|First timer |
I'll be setting up my second 30 gallon aquarium after Christmas, and I'm planning on doing a South american community tank. As of now...... 8-10 card...
|Plants that work with sand |
So I have a tank with sand as the substrate (my weather loaches love it) and I was wondering what plants I could make work with the sand. I have java...
|Diving into the deep end - My 10 Gallon Heavily Planted and DIY Projects |
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Well over the past 6 years I've kept many different kinds of fish and use to have multiple tanks, but I've always been too chicken to try and make a d...
|Newly Planted 20G |
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I just planted my 20 gallon 5 weeks ago and now it is being infested with algae. How do I get rid of the algae and the green glow??? I just changed th...
|kj fishy-finn||31||20-Oct-2010 14:51|
|36 inch tall tank |
Good evening to all I have just been given a rather awesome tank.... 18 inches wide, 18 inches length and 36 inches tall. http://picasaweb.google...
Currently i have a 3ft long tank that is 30inches wide and 2ft high, so a very very deep aquarium... full of some larger fish that seem to prefer plan...
|Lighting Question |
I have enjoyed reading a lot of posts here and had a question about my 29 gal. tank that I just planted. This is my first attempt at a planted tank so...
|Adding plants 'Help' |
80 gal tank, has 4 28w bulbs, 2 are 10,000k and 2 are Actinic blue, FW community tank with a Eheim 2017 canister filter, 80f, pea size gravel 2" thick...
|Laterite. Have you used it? What do you know about it? |
I intend to use Laterite when I set the new Jebo 375 I have planed out all the aquascape, I have all the plants, Anubias nana, Crypts two varieties...
|Plants for a Low Light Southeast Asian Setup |
I've been doing research on plants for a nano southeast Asian setup and would really appreciate the input of people more experienced than me in the fi...
|Best Approach to Fertilizing |
I have a 20 gallon tank which has been newly planted within the last few weeks. I also have a Hagen CO2 system set up and running. A friend told me it...
|kj fishy-finn||2||16-Aug-2010 21:57|
Never saw this plant before today at the LFS where they had them for $17 each. ba sed on how they were in the plant tank and the way the roots look...
|Plant offspring problem |
Hi I have in my tank a mystery plant. It was labelled 'rock fern' at the shop. It resembles a java fern but it seems to only grow as tall as a c...
|Too much fertilizer? |
I bought this API leaf zone plant food. The bottle says to dose once weekly, will it hurt anything to dose more then that? And will it have any effect...
|Lobelia Cardinalis |
Any one familiar with this plant? I've just purchased one. I've read that it's a bog plant. I bought it because the foliage is striking. (gree...
Can anyone tell me if it is necessary to use CO2 in my tank if I am using a product like "Flourish - Excel"? Is one better than the other? Thank...
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