#90: 224L Aquatic Garden: My small cube.
Sergio Efrain Sanchez Vega, Mexico, D.F. DF México | E-mail: sesave at hotmail.com
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I like our mid ground planting, but your stem palnts could use some trimming to help them fill out and achieve a better shape. Your foreground is weak at the point these photos were takes, with what look to be small plugs of Eleocharis planted, but not given time to fill in. Likewise, it appears that you ahve randomly planted your Anubias, and dropped int eh roud stones and driftwood. Try to arrange your rockwork in a way that the stones relate to one another.

Karen Randall

Allow the foreground to fill a little more and try not to use such small size rocks, the hair grass will hide them over time. use the space carefuly. Small, medium and tall plants are used correctly but the space is not, they seem to be to close from one another.

Luis Navarro

In general, I like the idea of this layout. However, the widespread use of "artificial" material, for example the smooth stone, is not really suitable for this layout...

Ole Pedersen

Aquascape Details

Tank Size
67 x 67 x 50 cm (26 x 26 x 20 in)
Volume
224L (59 gallons)
Background
Outside white plastic.
Lighting
1 HQI 250w 5200K, 9 hours per day.
Filtration
DIY 19lts canister with volcanic rock.
Additional Information
DIY CO2 and reactor, no fertilization, no water changes, temp 26ºC
Title
My small cube.
Plants
Microsorium, Cryptos, Anubias, Eleocharis, Micranthemum y Rotala
Fish/Animals
No fish only 40 or 50 neocaridinas.
Materials
Small silice gravel, driftwood and river stones.