#50: 291L Aquatic Garden: Sleeping Volcano
Herbert Hui, Vancouver British Columbia Canada
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Awards and Judge Comments

Nice, bright Dutch style tank.

Karen Randall

Aquascape Details

Tank Size
122 x 41 x 61 cm (48 x 16 x 24 in)
Volume
291L (77 gallons)
Background
Black cardboard.
Lighting
2-54w T5HO 7 hours from 10am to 5pm, plus 2-54w T5HO from 11am to 4pm.
Filtration
An Eheim 2026 canister filter, a power head to disperse CO2 mist from a glass diffuser.
Additional Information
Daily dosing of K2SO4, calcium chloride, micro nutrients. CO2 2bps. Weekly dosing of magnesium sulphate. Width and height of tank make it a bit challenging to grow foreground HC while leaving enough space to create depth.
Title
Sleeping Volcano
Plants
1-cryptocoryne wendtii, 2-ludwigia arcuata, 3-rotala nanjean, 4-rotala macrandra, 5-rotala macrandra "narrow leaf", 6-willow moss, 7-rotala rotundifolia "green", 8-hygrophila polysperma "rosanervig", 9-blyxa japonica, 10-hemianthus callitrichoides "cuba", 11-subwassertang
Fish/Animals
20 rummynose tetras, 1 white cloud minnow, dozens of red cherry shrimps
Materials
7 pieces of driftwoods, 150lbs of ADA substrate.