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    Tank is looking great. I cannot wait to see it with discus... it's already a jaw-dropper... with discus it will be a drool producer lol

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    My dear, what you have done with your tank, being so new and growing to this point is inspiring. This will be a marvel once complete!
    FW: 1 45gal, 1 40gal, 3 10gal, 3 30gal all community tanks of different species
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    Quote Originally Posted by JudiJetson View Post
    and the amazon sword in a pot (which I'm not really liking the pot so we'll see what happens there).
    Agreed. The pot looks out of place in there, now. I think you'd achieve an even better aesthetic if you just planted the sword in place, where the pot is. Everything looks naturally beautiful, except for that pot.
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    any chance you could place some river rocks around the pot to make it look like the plants are growing out of the rock? Just brain storming here. That would also add a little more visual interest.
    Or as Kevin said, just plant the swords :o)
    Whatever you decide, it really looks great!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hardy85 View Post
    Tank is looking great. I cannot wait to see it with discus... it's already a jaw-dropper... with discus it will be a drool producer lol
    Thanks Hardy, I have to agree it really is going to be stunning!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sandz View Post
    My dear, what you have done with your tank, being so new and growing to this point is inspiring. This will be a marvel once complete!
    Blushing here big time!!! Thank you!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by KevinVA View Post
    Agreed. The pot looks out of place in there, now. I think you'd achieve an even better aesthetic if you just planted the sword in place, where the pot is. Everything looks naturally beautiful, except for that pot.
    Totally agree, the pot has to go...was trying to make it easier to clean around it but in this tank it shouldn't be as much of an issue. In my 45 gallon the oto cats have made the amazon sword their personal residence and the don't appreciate me fumbling around in it
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    Quote Originally Posted by fishmommie View Post
    any chance you could place some river rocks around the pot to make it look like the plants are growing out of the rock? Just brain storming here. That would also add a little more visual interest.
    Or as Kevin said, just plant the swords :o)
    Whatever you decide, it really looks great!!
    I actually did try that but the rocks I had just weren't big enough especially since my sand bed is only like 1" deep....think I'm just gonna plant them and see how it goes. Appreciate the suggestions though as always!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by JudiJetson View Post
    Totally agree, the pot has to go...was trying to make it easier to clean around it but in this tank it shouldn't be as much of an issue. In my 45 gallon the oto cats have made the amazon sword their personal residence and the don't appreciate me fumbling around in it
    lol, gotta' love the Oto cats. =]
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    I got home today to find 4 of the 8 Adolfoi corys dead. I am beyond sad. Checked the parameters 0/0/10 so no issue there. No signs of injuries. I remember reading an article a while back about corys releasing a toxin that could be deadly if under stress when bagged for purchase which reminded me of how I received my black corys...all were shipped in small individual bags together in the box. The Adolfoi were shipped together in one very large bag so I'm wondering if this could be the possible cause. In the bag also was something that looked like black gravel but now with some research may have been "coal" to reduce the effects of the toxin. Out of the 4 remaining two seem a bit lethargic and the corys that did were the largest of the ones received.

    I contacted the vendor to see if he has had this experience with previous shipments. I'm at a loss over what to do, I just love them but don't want to order more to have this possibly happen again. I guess I'll have to wait it out to hear back from him and see what happens with the 4 I have left.
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