Entry #513: 432L Aquatic Garden: 50 Shades of Red
Alan Yan, St Lucia Queensland Australia | E-mail: alanyan81 at yahoo.com.au
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Awards and Judge Comments

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While this tank is vibrantly healthy, there is just TOO much red. Just because we CAN fill a tank with red plants, doesn't mean we should.

Karen Randall

Even the dutch layouts aren't well evaluated nowadays, this aquarium must be commented ...
I never saw so many perfect plants toghether!

Luca Galarraga

Aquascape Details

Tank Size 120 x 60 x 60 cm (47 x 24 x 24 in)
Volume 432L (114 gallons)
Background Black adhesive
Lighting 8x52w T5HO
Filtration 2x Fluval G6, Eheim 2217, surface skimmer
EasyLife Profito, EasyLife Fe, KNO3, KH2SO4, ADA ECA, Seachem Iron
Title 50 Shades of Red
Plants alternanthera reineckii 'roseafolia', alternanthera reineckii 'mini', rotala 'mini butterfly', rotala wallichii, staurogyne tropica, pogostemon stellata, limnophilia sessiliflora, ludwigia glandulosa, java 'needle leaf', rotala nanjenshan, ludwigia arcuata, rotala sp 'green', anubias 'nana', rotala colorata, hygrophila araguaia, lobelia cardinalis, didiplis diandra
Fish/Animals Paracheirodon simulans (green neons), Pterophyllum scalare, Ottocinclus affinis, Corydoras harbrosus, Corydoras hastatus
Mangrove root