#128: 273L Aquatic Garden: A Splash of Color
John Feuerhelm, Morgan Hill CA USA
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Awards and Judge Comments

Good attempt with healthy plants. However the tank looks a bit new and unsettled. Also, the single piece of driftwood on the right leads the eye out of the tank.

Karen Randall

Aquascape Details

Tank Size
119 x 41 x 51 cm (47 x 16 x 20 in)
273L (72 gallons)
Black Posterboard
Current USA Satellite (2x 65w Power Compacts) and Satellite Dual (4x 65w Power Compacts)
2x Fluval 303
Additional Information
Pressurized CO2 into a power-head for "mist type" diffusion. EI fertilization (Potassium Nitrate, Potassium Sulfate, Fleet, Flourish, Equilibrium), Half tap Half RO/DI
A Splash of Color
1:Anubias barteri, 2:Microsorium pteropus, 3:Cryptocoryne parva, 4:Blyxa japonica, 5:Echinodorus parviflorus “tropica”, 6:Hygrophila sp "Porto Vehlo", 7:Alternathea reineckii, 8:Cryptocoryne sp. "Green Gecko", 9:Hygrophila sp "Araguaya"
A variety of small schooling tetras, Japanese Blue Swordtail Guppies, and a variety of cleanup crew fish
ADA Aquasoil Amazonia, African Root Wood