#57: 19L Aquatic Garden
Kurt H. Niedrich, Long Beach CA USA | E-mail: aquascapes.tv at verizon.net | Aquascaper Website
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Awards and Judge Comments

Honorable Mention

It is an amazing display for the size. I like the the setup and shape and color combinations of the plant groups.

Wim van Drongelen

Pretty tank with good use of color. I'd like to see a little better growth in the Glossostigma. Nice tank to show off an unusual species of fish.

Karen Randall

Aquascape Details

Tank Size
30 x 25 x 28 cm (12 x 9.8 x 11 in)
Volume
19L (5 gallons)
Background
blue aquarium background.
Lighting
2x 13 watt ahsupply power compacts, 1 x 67k, 1 x 55k.
Filtration
Marineland bio wheel mini sans bio wheel.
Additional Information
With the exception of the Lagarosiphon, the plants in this tank grow surprisingly slow. Co2 supplementation is via an M3 high pressure system with diffuser. I am currently experimenting with Azoo brand additives in this tank.
Plants
Rotala indica, Ludwigia arcuata, Lagarosiphon madagascariensis, Glossostigma elatinoides.
Fish/Animals
Rasbora dorsiocellata macrop thalma, Corydoras pygmaeus, Otocinclus affinis, Cardina japonica.
Materials
This aquascape uses a single piece of cured wood found in Los Padres National Forest. Substrate is Petco brand with laterite added.