#106: 450L Aquatic Garden: Cosmopolis
Van Waerebeke, Argenteuil France | E-mail: mellonman at paysages-aquatiques.com | Aquascaper Website
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Awards and Judge Comments

First Place

Nice, vibrant tank with pleasing lines. I think it could be even better with a bit stronger hardsape, especially in the mid ground.

Karen Randall

Nice trimming and good use of space in this tank. Attractive color and good arrangement. Nice tank!

Justin Law

Aquascape Details

Tank Size
150 x 50 x 60 cm (59 x 20 x 24 in)
Volume
450L (119 gallons)
Lighting
288W (4x54W T5 + 2x36W T8)
Filtration
Internal filter (1000 l/h) + canister (600 l/h)
Title
Cosmopolis
Plants
Anubia nana - Bacopa caroliniana - Blyxa japonica - Cryptocoryne wendtii "mi oya" - Echinodorus tenellus - Eleocharis vivipara - Eusteralis stellata - Hemianthus micranthemoides - Heteranthera zosterifolia - Hydrocotyle verticillata - Hygrophila corymbosa "compact" - Hygrophila difformis - Hygrophila polysperma rosanervig - Lilaeopsis brasiliensis - Limnophila aromatica - Ludwigia arcuata - Ludwigia glandulosa - Ludwigia palustris - Microsorum pteropus - Riccia fluitans - Rotala wallichii - Shinnersia rivularis
Fish/Animals
Crossocheilus siamensis (2) - Hemigrammus bleheri (25) - Phenacogrammus interruptus (7) - Trichogaster leeri (2) - Trichogaster trichopterus "cosby" (2) - Apistogramma cacatuoides (3)
Materials
3 pieces of driftwood - Homemade nutritive substrate + Aquaclay upper layer