#13: 227L Aquatic Garden
Jeff Kropp, Oakland CA USA | Aquascaper Website
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Aquascape Details

Tank Size
48 x 15 x 18 cm (19 x 5.9 x 7.1 in)
Volume
227L (60 gallons)
Background
Dark brown burlap
Lighting
two 40 watt t12 triton lamps, two 36 watt 6400k CF lamps in shop light hood
Filtration
fluval 303 with two opposing return spray bars
Additional Information
weekly water change, tap water adjusted to 4dKH and 4dGH with baking soda and Equalibrium, CO2 injected into cannister for a pH swing 6.5 - 7.1 daily, additional supplementation every 3 days with 10ml TMG, 1/4 tsp KNO3, 0.1 g (lamotte N test kit spoon) monobasic P
Plants
All IDs are my best informed guess. Anubias lancolota, Anubias nana, Blyxa aubertii, Blyxa vietnam, Cryptocoryne spiralis, Cryptocoryne petchii, Dwarf clover, Glossostigma elatinoides, Gratiola, Hair grass, Hemianthus micranthemoides, Hottonia palustris, Hygrophila Tropica v. kompact, Java Moss(Vesicularia dubyana), Ludwigia brevipes, Ludwigia helminthorrhiza, Ludwigia glandulosa ("perennis"), Lysimachia nummularia, Potamageton perfoliatus, Rotala rotundifolia (indica), Salvinia.
Fish/Animals
ramshorn snails, malaysian trumpet snails, algae eating shrimp, beckfords pencil fish, Holland blue rams, lemon tetras, SAEs, ottos
Materials
Large driftwood root from Aquarium Driftwood, mixed rocks hand picked from jackass gulch, coarse aquarium gravel from Lone Star with Dupla laterite.