#182: 650L Aquatic Garden: Gourami Walhalla
Bjorn Hoorelbeke, Koekelare W-VL Belgium | E-mail: bjorn.hoorelbeke at telenet.be | Aquascaper Website
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Awards and Judge Comments

Bright, healthy display, but perhaps a few too many species of plants. I'm not sure I'm wild about the Blyxa Novoguineensis in it's current position. It's hard to do a tank that is viewed from two sides, and overall, you've done a beautiful job.

Karen Randall

Aquascape Details

Tank Size
170 x 70 x 60 cm (67 x 28 x 24 in)
Volume
650L (172 gallons)
Background
The tank is built in a wall between our living room and kitchen. You can see through the tank and it is fully visible from both sides.
Lighting
2 x T5 80W 830 2 x T5 80W 865 1 x T5 80W 840
Filtration
There is a sump below the tank with a small filter compartiment, all technique is also hidden in this sump.
Additional Information
KH : 3.5 PH : 6.2 NO3 : 5-10 PO4 : 1-1.5 NO2 : 0 The whole tank is controlled by the Profilux Plus II
Title
Gourami Walhalla
Plants
1. Ludwigia Inclinata var. Verticillata sp ‘Cuba’ 2. Rotala Macrandra 3. Mayaca Fluviatilis Narrow 4. Rotala sp. Pink 5. Rotala sp. Green 6. Alternanthera Splendida 7. Glossostigma Elatinoides 8. Blyxa Novoguineensis 9. Eriocaulaceae sp ‘Type 2’ 10. Didiplis Diandra 11. Tonina sp Belém 12. Rotala Macrandra sp Green 13. Pogostemon Stellatus 'broad leaf' 14. Rotala sp Nanjenshan 15. Ammannia Gracilis 16. Blyxa Vietii 17. Limnophila Aromatica 18. Hygrophila Balsamica 19. Hygrophila Polysperma 'Rosanervig' 20. Tonina Fluviatilis 21. Proserpinaca Palustris 'Cuba' 22. Polygonum sp 'Kawagoneum' 23. Potamogeton Gayi 24. Vesicularia sp 'Christmas' 25. Blyxa Japonica 26. Rotala Colorata 27. Riccia Fluitans
Fish/Animals
1. Sphaerichthys Osphromenoides (12) 2. Rasbora Heteromorpha (80) 3. Carnegiella Strigata (25) 4. Colisa Lalia (3) 5. Colisa Chuna (6) 6. Otocinclus Affinis (15) 7. Neocaridina Denticulata Sinensis var. Red (#)