#43: 240L Aquatic Garden Moments of Tranquility

Michael G.W. Wong Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Interesting and innovative aquascape. I like the nice diagonals in the rockwork very much. Your driftwood "tree" is a well executed touch of whimsy.
— Karen Randall
Excellent layout that has been obviously very well maintained. The rockwork is excellent and the Hemianthus covered driftwood is a interesting addition. Well done!
— George Farmer
I'm fascinated by that freeform piece of driftwood. I half expect it to start moving. What fun!
The placement of the rocks nicely enhances the slope of the hillside.
The rest of the plantings however are so disjointed from the center that any sense of balance is lost.
— Bob Vivian

Aquascape Details

Dimensions 120 × 45 × 45 cm
Title Moments of Tranquility
Volume 240L
Lighting T5HO (54W x 6) - 9 Hours per day
Filtration Tetra EX120 Canister Filter, AquaClear PowerHead 30 Undergravel Filtration
Plants 1) Hemianthus callitrichoides "Cuba", 2) Micranthemum umbrosum, 3) Rotala macrandra sp from Japan, 4) Eleocharis parvula, 5) Pogostemon helferi
Animals Cardinal Tetra, Galaxy Rasbora, Otocinclus vittatus, Neritina Spiky Snail, Super Red Cherry Shrimp, Orange Shrimp, Amano Shrimp, Crystal Red Shrimp, Dwarf Pleco sp, Spotted Dwarf Rasbora, LDA01 Pleco
Materials ADA Aqua Soil Amazonia II, Elos Bottom Mineral Fertilizer, Driftwood, Shou Stones
Additional Information Tropica AquaCare Plant Nutrient, Seachem Potassium, Seachem Flourish Trace, Ferka Bottom Fertilizers..... 150g Water Softener Resin added into filter (replaced every two weeks)..... Pressurized CO2 System (9 Hours per day) 2 bubbles per second..... pH 5.2 - 5.8, KH 3, GH 2dH

Website problems? contact showcase@aquatic-gardeners.org | privacy policy | terms of use