#66: 378L Aquatic Garden
Dan Simon, Seattle WA USA
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Awards and Judge Comments

Interesting use of fast growing stem plants in an unusual manner.

Karen Randall

Aquascape Details

Tank Size
152 x 46 x 51 cm (60 x 18 x 20 in)
Volume
378L (100 gallons)
Background
black plastic
Lighting
220 watts of compact flourscent (2/ea. 5000k & 2/ea. 6500k)
Filtration
Fluval 404 external canister filter
Additional Information
Dupla laterite & heat cables used throughout substrate, Co2 injected into the intake of the fluval 404,Tropica Mastergrow fertilizer used as well. Add Calcium Carbonate to increase general hardness.
Plants
Java fern, water fern, Heteranthera zosterifolia, Crypt balansae, sunset hygrow, anubia, Nymphaea lotus, hornwort,Aponogeton undulatus, Bacopa
Fish/Animals
1 Melanoteania boesemani,3 Melaneteania hebertaxelrodi,1 Glossolepis incisus,3 Chilathernia bleheri,1 Melaneteania trifasciata, 1 Melaneteania praecox,6 SAE's
Materials
2.5 inches of 3mm quartz gravel, 1 driftwood log