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  1. #11

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    Welcome! I love that tank. I'm a huge crypt fan. What kinds do you have there? I'm guessing Balansae, wendtii, maybe... undulata? Looks like something else too but I can't tell for sure.
    Increasing your biodiversity increases your stability.

    You know what this tank needs? ........................ Crypts.

  2. #12

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    Frank - you are obviously not just another new guy... I hope you get and stay active here!
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    Thanks everyone.

    I have been growing weeds for a "few" years. This is mostly crypts but there is a sword and a red tiger lotus in there. I'm hoping I can control the lotus.

  4. #14

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    Looks great, that's what I call "heavily" planted! I'm betting trAtes aren't a problem in that tank
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  5. #15

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    Image - Welcome wave.gif to the AC! Nice plants!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Compass View Post
    Welcome! I love that tank. I'm a huge crypt fan. What kinds do you have there? I'm guessing Balansae, wendtii, maybe... undulata? Looks like something else too but I can't tell for sure.
    I really like crypts to. The're very easy to grow fast.

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    Cryptocoryne Wendtii green
    Cryptocoryne Wendtii brown
    Cryptocoryne Undulata
    Cryptocoryne green gecko
    Cryptocoryne willisii
    Nymphaea lotus "red" (Red Tiger Lotus)
    ozelot sword (echinodorus ozelot)
    Java Fern
    Java moss

    Is definitely a crypt tank!

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    Looks wonderful, definitely way above average in my eyes.

  8. #18

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    More candy for your candy bag - mommy1 Your candy bag is getting full. - mommy1 Thank you for playing all the games! I appreciate the support - mommy1 Congrats on 5000th post! - Plecos Here's to 5,000 posts :) - steeler58 
    Thanks for scouting--have a snack on me. - WhistlingBadger Have some pumpkin pie - mommy1 T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 TGIF! - showmebutterfly Thanks So Much. - metweezer 
    T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 TGIF and it's good to see you back. - Taurus T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7 Merry Christmas - steeler58 Happy Christmas! - Slaphppy7 
    TGIT (Thank God it is Thursday) - afro123 Great helper. Here's a hotdog. - metweezer Happy New Year!! - SeaLady For your plant placement experiment...nice! - Slaphppy7 Thanks 4 help - pRED 

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    Quote Originally Posted by Franks Tank View Post
    I really like crypts to. The're very easy to grow fast.

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    Cryptocoryne Wendtii green
    Cryptocoryne Wendtii brown
    Cryptocoryne Undulata
    Cryptocoryne green gecko
    Cryptocoryne willisii
    Nymphaea lotus "red" (Red Tiger Lotus)
    ozelot sword (echinodorus ozelot)
    Java Fern
    Java moss

    Is definitely a crypt tank!
    I'll say. I mistook the willisii for balansae. That is a really cool one. Seems like every day I find a new crypt I didn't know about. I would love to do a crypt only tank in the future.
    Increasing your biodiversity increases your stability.

    You know what this tank needs? ........................ Crypts.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Slaphppy7 View Post
    Looks great, that's what I call "heavily" planted! I'm betting trAtes aren't a problem in that tank
    I dose around 30-35ppm Nitrates and 5ish ppm phosphate every Saturday with 30-35% water change. As well as CSM+B 3 times per week. I've had phosphate as high as about 10-15 with no signs of excessive algae. Some small amounts of green dust on glass. Nothing on the plants. If Co2 drops for any reason I'll have an algae crash. Keeping Co2 as high as the fish can tolerate seems to keep algae at bay. Low kh 3-5 makes managing Co2 levels much easier.

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    Hi and welcome! Great tank.
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