#155: 18L Aquatic Garden: The devouring Green
Timo Wünsche, Hamburg Hamburg Germany | Aquascaper Website
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Awards and Judge Comments

What a great little home to your shrimp! Lovely use of fine textured plants and hardscape. The 'blunt' cut-off piece of wood adds a point of unnatural distraction, but it's a minor critisism. Well done!

George Farmer

Pretty, mature tank, and a lovely home for your shrimp. I'm not sure that the Proserpinaca adds to the dispaly, as it pulls hard at the eye, and takes attention away from your brightly colored shrimp.

Karen Randall

The plantings in this tank are lush and healthy. There are very interesting splashes of color. However, the layout, in effect, is nothing more than a boring wall. There are no distinctive scenarios to draw the eye toward. In fact, it is very difficult to pull the eye from the bright flash in the upper left corner. Unfortunately, this renders the aquascape ineffective.

Bob Vivian

Aquascape Details

Tank Size
30 x 30 x 20 cm (12 x 12 x 7.9 in)
Volume
18L (5 gallons)
Background
foil with a blue- white gradient
Lighting
2x 11 watt with 6500 Kelvin
Filtration
hang- on filtre "aquaclear 20 mini"
Additional Information
fertilization: dennerle v30, a1 and e15 pressurized co2
Title
The devouring Green
Plants
- Heminathus callitrichoides "cuba" - Fissidens fontanus - Microsorum spec. "narrow" - Ulticularia graminifolia - Flamemoss - Proserpinaca palustris
Fish/Animals
over 6 adult red bees (+ offspring)
Materials
Substrate: Ada aqua soil "amazonia" - a few small lavarocks - a moorkienroot