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  1. General Aquarium Plants Discussions
    I am not sure how useful it may be, but still decided to describe my nutrients ratios for a successful Dutch tank. I am too lazy to change water weekly. My tap water is not good, so I use de-ionizing resins or buy distilled water at a supermarket. I only change 30-50% of water monthly or even...
  2. El Natural
    This is my first Walstad tank I just set up yesterday evening, a 5 gal Fluval Chi with a 75W LED light. Plants: Pygmy Chain Swords Crypt. Parva Anubias Coffeefolia Bolbitis heudelotii Vesicularia montagnei Blyxa Japonica Water Readings: pH 7.2 Ammonia 1.0ppm Nitrite 2.0ppm Nitrate 160ppm...
  3. General Aquarium Plants Discussions
    Hello, I set up this tank on the 16th of August. I'm using 2toneds DIY substrate with unwashed propagating sand, 3tbsp of blood and bone, 3 handfuls of small marble rocks, a few piches of shell grit topped off with 3-4cm of washed river sand. The plants were planted on the 21st of August. They...
  4. Aquascaping
    Hey Everyone! I recently purchased and divided a 20 long for 2 bettas. It's divided with green mesh, which I intend to grow into a moss wall so the bettas won't see each other. Anyways, because of the divider and moss wall, I don't know if I should make it one scape or two. Here are some...
  5. Aquascaping
    Hello! I'm new, to the forums and planted aquariums. I just wanted more experienced opinions on my setup and if anything needs to be changed. I have a 5 gallon tank for my Betta. My plants are several Anubia Nanas, Narrow leaf, and barteri. Several Green and Red Cyrpt Wendtiis, and then...
  6. Aquascaping
    Just joined so i thought id add what i have and see if people can give me advice... Tank: 20g Long... Lighting: Quad 24w 6500k t5, only at the moment using 2x24w 6500k t5 bulbs... Co2: Diy using 3 liters worth of yeast/sugar method, bubble counter and glass diffuser Filter System: Auqueon 50...
  7. Equipment
    I'm new to this forum and I was wondering what I should do about a pressurized CO2 system. I currently do not have one and I am using Flourish Excel as a form of carbon for the plants. However, I feel that this will not suffice because I have two tanks which are 55G and 75G, so I can tell that...
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