Mostly because I don't want to ruin the surprise for the judges, I will be posting a journal of my 20g long here in the South Florida Plant Club forum. Although this tank is not in Miami, it was created by a south Floridian!
Setup Jan 10th.
Lighting: 3.95 wpg (2x20w Aquasuns, 3x13w AH Supply Power Compacts)
50% water changes weekly, with reset of nutrients at 5 ppm NO3 and 2 ppm PO4
Daily doses of 3 mL of Flourish Iron, Flourish, and Flourish Trace
Daily doses from a stock solution of 1 ppm NO3 and .2 ppm PO4 (using KNO3 and KH2PO4)
February 17th, 2004 --poised for take off:
March 5th, 2004 --getting unruly: