#62: 250L Aquatic Garden 250 liters of Rainbowfish

Boris Pashtrapanski Vratsa, Bulgaria


This is a fun planted community style tank. This is the kind of tank that is fun to live with. But it would need more structure and flow to be competitive in a competition of this size.
— Karen Randall

Aquascape Details

Dimensions 130 × 42 × 50 cm
Title 250 liters of Rainbowfish
Volume 250L
Background Black self-adhesive foil.
Lighting Homemade hood with integrated strip lighting.
Six pieces T8, 36W, 120cm:
Color temperature: 827 Osram 2700K - two pieces, 840 Osram 4000K - one pieces, 860 Polilux 6000K - one pieces, Narva Oceanic Star 10000K - two pieces
Eight hours a day.
Filtration Ferplast Bluextreme 1500 + Internal UV filter 800 l/h
Plants Alternanthera reineckii, Aponogeton undulatus, Bacopa caroliniana, Blixa japonica, Cabomba caroliniana, Cryptocoryne affinis, Eleocharis acicularis, Echinodorus cordifolius ssp. fluitans, Echinodorus tenellus, Glossostigma elatinoides, Heteranthera zosterifolia, Hygrophila corymbosa, Limnophila aquatica, Limnophila sessiliflora, Lindernia rotundifolia, Monosolenium tenerum "Pellia", Micranthemum umbrosum, Micranthemum micranthemoides, Microsorum pteropus "Narrow", Microsorum pteropus "Phillipine", Nimphaea lotus "zenkeri", Potamogeton gayi, Ranunculus inundatus, Staurogyne repens, Vallisneria spiralis var. spiralis,
Animals Crossocheilus siamensis (SAE) - three pieces,
Clea (Anentome) Helena - two pieces,
Melanotaenia australis - three pieces,
Melanotaenia goldiei Aru II - two pieces,
Melanotaenia boesemani - two pieces,
Melanotaenia lacustris - three pieces,
Melanotaenia praecox - two pieces
Materials Substrat:
Inert river sand fraction 2-5 mm

Of six ordinary stones, medium
Additional Information Homemade fertilizers from KNO3, KH2PO4, MgSO4.7H2O (If there is no megneziy), FeSO4.7H2O + Tenzo Cocktail.
Dosed six days a week, with no day in which the change of water.

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