#37: 5400L Aquatic Garden: In the shadow of the trees
Oliver Knott, 68766 Hockenheim Germany | Aquascaper Website
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Awards and Judge Comments

First PlacePopular Choice

A very impressive, very large aquarium with lush plant growth and very healthy South American fish. The aquarium plants are also very well chosen and arranged. Well done!

Carlos Sanchez

Absolutely stunning display. Incredibly lush, vibrant growth in a very large, deep tank. Awesome!

Karen Randall

Well balanced . The artificial insert works remarkably well . Plant health is superb . Quite a challenge in such a large aquarium.

Mike Senske

Aquascape Details

Tank Size
450 x 120 x 100 cm (1.8e+02 x 47 x 39 in)
Volume
5400L (1429 gallons)
Background
Artifical background and wood
Lighting
T8 and T5 tubes:10 x 39 W / 8 x 54 W / 4 x 24 W 4 x 30 W / 4 x 38 W / 4 x 58 W
Filtration
Sand Filter (high pressure)
Additional Information
Fertilizer: 100 ml Tropica MasterGrow - Daily -
Title
In the shadow of the trees
Plants
Echinodorus rubin, Echin. rubin “Narrow”, Echin. “Red Special”, Echinodorus martii, Echinodours uruquayensis, Microsorum pteropus, Micro. pterop. « Narrow », Anubias bart. var. nana , Sagittaria subulata , Crypt. crisp.var. balansae, Crypt.wendtii “Brown”, Crypt.wendtii “Green” , Crypt.wendtii „Mi Oya“, Crypt.wendtii Tropica, Crypt. x willisii (lucens), Nymphaea lotus (zenkeri)
Fish/Animals
Otocinclus sp. „Negro“, Chrossocheilus siamensis, Pterophyllum altum, Paracheirodon innesi, Neritina natalensis (snails)
Materials
River Gravel