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Thread: Eco complete

  1. #11

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    Quote Originally Posted by angelcraze2 View Post
    Hmmm, probably not at once if I do the container method. I already added all the dirt pots in there while the tank was still going (without removing occupants). All the swords are planted in dirt pots. What I did was add the dirt to the pot outside the tank, moisten the soil with tank water, plant the sword, cap the dirt with sand. Slowly lower planted pot into the tank and position. The sand holds the dirt down. It makes it easy to siphon around the plants and easier to move later if you want to.
    What size are the pots you use? How tall and what's the diameter?
    It's my kids fault I am hooked on this hobby... It all started with a Desktop 5 Gallon Father's Day Gift!

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  2. #12

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    The rosette swords are in one of those small ~2" diameter by 1" deep glass dishes, the amazon swords are in 3" x 3" x 3" square glass candle dishes. The amazon swords are perfect, but I think my rosette swords are stunted because of the small pot size. I may redo the rosette swords and foreground. I found some old pics of my 90g dirted tank when it was first set up and I'm envious at the growth!

    I'll post it
    90g pairing tank.jpg
    I want that sag growth in my 120g!
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