Update on the update:
Journal coming soon
Long overdue update. As you guys may know i moved states *again*, since then have not been v active on forums. Been making a 75g custom dutch...
Very cool though, thank you for posting the videos! :D
No submersed leaves, i had the 40b high tech and it was new bulbs and the lily i had in there (later became invasive so killed it) was throwing...
That is truly strange! i would have thought the opposite, currently im using my good trusty T5HO 6 bulb custom bulb fixture that gives out (with...
Update on tank:
Did a little biotope, then bought a 75g tearing this one down new 75g (with custom built stand) journal coming soon
Yellow sun, is growing large new leaves, that are horizontal growing.
Small bear, is growing narrow leaves going Straight up, and is...
I found a lot of things in your write up extremely interesting! I highly appreciate the response. Very strange that the plant does this. Never...
You are a mind of information i tell u alto haha
look what i found in one of your links;
"The Echinodorus variety 'Kleiner Baer' (translates as...
i looked it up by that name, got a tad bit more detail but nothing crazy still. Honestly surprised that it is this uncommon, you wouldnt...
i agree, i wouldnt light it up... its like a cove for the inhabitants to take a break from the show as they please :) very cool background.
no, which one were you referring to being Echinodorus Dschungelstar Nr. 2 'Kleiner Bär' ?
very cool though, it looks like 'small bear' if that is...
As the title says, does anyone have experience growing, Echinodorus 'Small bear' and Echinodorus 'Yellow Sun'?
i recently purchased a few of...
i laughed when i read this, due to how ironic it is to my situation:
over the years i have scaped, the only scapes i succeeded in doing relatively...
this is another reason i left out, my pH is above 8+ which as a far as my test can go, another reason i think ill invest in this system.
This is a very cool piece of advice, thank you, i tend to do EI in all my scapes so i will definitely look into this
The customizability options for water params (a little bit)
my water is liquid rock, or should i say, liquid asteroid, so having RO...
what product do you guys use or what methods?
please describe in best detail lol trying to find a method that will work for me.
And opinions on...
i cant, or i would, im on the college dorm noodle raman budget.
Test kit: api master kit
cleaning it with a good wash of only water then letting it air dry on a rack.
Isnt expired, kit is relatively new since...
It was the gov. Ill see if i can get it.
was prof. installed when house was built
refer to last post, hope the tests helped a bit
Did a gh/kh test on every source of water we have:
Default tap water gH: 15 / kH: 14
Distilled water gH: 7 / kH: 5-6
Well water gH: 15+ / kH:...
We have a private well, we did a water quality report once dont think we have the paper for it...
GH i assume would be Much higher if not a...
i believe this is the one we own.
Water softners reduce calcium and mg in the water, so how...
What should i check for?
The water runs through a water softner, is this ok?
My gH is currently at around 15, and the kH is around 13-14.
I am planning to breed a rare variant of japense trapdoor snails, which...
With the way you designed the hardscape layout, which is Very dramatic... There is no Middle, its 0-100 real quick in terms of dramatic height.
so how much $ to do this to my room for me?
haha ill pay for the flight to LOL
Kiding of course, looks absolutely stunning, as usual with...
Gosh been a while since i checked in on this. Looks great as usual :) :bookworm:
Im in the same boat, just have not got my next one yet... :)
Your scape looks great martin, and wb
now i want carni's :(
Thank you :rolleyes:
Thanks i appreciate it!
I was very surprised on how it began to grow sideways, similar to how ludwigia sp. will grow when emersed sometimes.
Awesomely- amazing aquascape, good job!
Here is the update information on tank C1:
Tank C1 currently houses:
Cryptocoryne Wendtii 'Bronze'
Bacopa sp. 'Colorata'
my fav options are spot/flood lights.
they are cheap and range from high-low tech
that heather is stunning @Iain Sutherland
lol in one sentence the writer says "its bull"
then 3 sentences later i stop reading because, i dont care.
If someone uses the golden ratio and...
What the above member stated!...;)
I know nothing about terrariums, so i cannot comment. He seems to know his stuff, and obviously gets good results.
all of the plants i grow...
couldn't agree more, so thankful its here :angelic:
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So I decided to do a how-to on Emersed Culture(s) for newbies to the whole "Emersed World!" of aquatic plants.
I have been planting...
using it is not the impact part, but the demand for it is.
a lot of people dont know this is an option.
i guess most people figure that *Well if its not bought, there is just no way you can use it !*...
I just now remembered this, and its not related to wood, but it just goes to show how some things in the hobby come to be:
I used to (about a...
yea this sometimes happens in a cycle.
Its like when the cycle is half way through usually for me.
Just my guess, im sure there is some bigger...
i hope this thread goes far.
I dont think in my years of doing forum's i have ever seen someone ask this.
Edit: can verify that...
looks like lava rock
PFS maybe or aquasoil sand possibly.
and what seems to be marimo moss, and glosso.
i have bad eye site, someone correct me...
didn't expect this bump, awesome, haha
wanting to turn my 40b eventually into a vivarium (rn just sitting in my closet from the move we just had about a week/2 ago)
this is very...
wow definitely a awesome tank, tech wise and look wise. Good job!
i hate All in one ferts.... :artist:
ugh, tank is looking stunning as usual. Good job keep up the good work!:clap:
From my experience, here is a general code i have found and follow with great results when growing emersed, this is assuming the plant(s) have...
Everyone thinks temp is a issue
The only issue with temp is when i gets cold, if it is over 100 degrees it doesnt matter
High temps in the...
Took the tank down (moving reasons)
*Sold all plants
*I found the fish a home that i think they can live their lives out in whilst thriving...
we need to make this tank like a 4k image, so it can be a wallpaper
who wants to donate the 5,000$ camera!?!? please!
*Tank is looking...
i have to traditional whiptails
Dear gosh they sit there in the same spot for like a week but i love them so <3
i am mistaken! mine are...
if they did truly volunteer
hope they got good life going on! they definitely deserved it! :)
not to de-rail this thread
but i always thought is was... kind of weird that he used people to do the scape. or make it i mean.... (for some...
takashi amano jr. here
except he (you) does everything himself
oh my GOD
this tank is literally my dreams :p
*large high tech absolutely huge and stunning
this is also true lmao
1 rule to success
1. Obey the rules
I highly thank you for the answer, thank you vm! :bookworm::thumbup:
if its one thing i will never buy in this hobby ever again
its a inline diffuser
absolutely hate those things.
Currently running a Atomic inline...
go for it, the reason i got a large one like this is because if i do decide to upgrade, then i can still use it with the possibility of not having...
was gonna say they look very nice :D
interesting, never heard of that being a thing. cool. :)
Climate in ar in a nutshell:
Summer: 105 degrees F
Winter: 10 degrees F
We have 2 huge...
Thank you i appreciate it :)
Agrobrite far as i know is Not dimmable (im sure some techy can make it dimmable though) but i dont think you'd...
im not worried about getting pure lines.
I said this previously, its just a "for fun" thing. And for future use if needed.
I may give it a go, i have before, and ended up with horrible results.
Im undecided. Especially in our 1000sqft house, the RO would...
Very Very Very large update:
As Takashi Amano says, once you successfully complete 7 plant trimmings, on the eight trim, trim your plants bare to...
No not in the scape, i prefer no large dividers in a dutch aquascape haha
Definitely considering the one i linked
Well im trying to upload the photos now, but the camera is not connecting to the pc for some reason?... ill try later in a few hours i guess......
that'd be correct! + i like the idea of a small little hob breeder anyway just to have one. Im talking small as in around 5x5 inches or less/more...
i wish i could lol
Now i can never tell gallonage by cm (seeing as im bad at basic math lol)
But it sounds pretty packed already, and i agree with the last comment...
i am sorry for your loss
i have the same product, the eheim skimmer, and i have never had this issue? I do have shrimp that go and end up in...
been a long time since i've heard that name! ill ask him :) ty
*Still taking suggestions*
Here is my idea, please tell me if it is possible, if so, any products out there? (US)
My tank is my 40b, i have wild type shrimp all in it,...
i just got done doing something to the tank i haven't done in a Very long time...
Stay tuned, will update tomorrow. I think you all will have...
No, i add substrate to my tank pretty frequently. Its like' 5" thick now lol. I gotta re do the tank one of these days.
Anyway, i dont think...
no such thing :angelic:
If your dosing at all why bother adding the ferts then removing them with wc? just a big waste.
In any scape i create personally- i always do 50%...
lol in the US we dont need mopeds...
we got kawasaki's MUAHAHA
i think you mean
"for the satanic ritual the person(s) later attended"
anyone who finds that FUN might as well be completely evil imo
that looks like a lot of wiring and stuff! I have no clue what it is but looks fancy! nice!
Tank is looking great as usual but u dont need me to...
agree 100% on this one boys.
i think this is a life lesson type thing, which is a good topic to discuss in all honesty.
I remember when i was...
Awesome stuff! love the emersed one
No but that is something else i have never seen before!
can you imagine what seeing these guys in person would be like? What an...
but i wasnt trying to prove anything...?:confused: like i said in the fine print. I didnt agree nor disagree with your post.
Simply implied you...
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