Custom 550L Planted aquarium build

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  1. liquidhabitat

    liquidhabitat Newly Registered

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    550L Planted aquarium build

    We have recently just set up a planted aquarium for our client in London. The client was looking for a heavily planted double island style aquascape in their living space. Any feedback is appreciated (good or bad)!!

    Thanks all.

    Aquarium Specs:
    Tank: 550L or 120gallon Custom Build

    Plant List:
    Hygrophila Corymbosa
    Taxiphyllum Sp. ‘Spiky moss’
    Hydrocotyle Tripartita ‘Japan’
    Cryptocoryne Willisii
    Cryptocoryne Wendtii ‘Green’
    Cryptocoryne Wendtii ‘Brown’
    Cryptocoryne Wendtii ‘Mi Oya’
    Cryptocoryne Pigmea
    Anubias sp ‘Nangi’
    Rotala Rotundifolia
    Ludwigia Repens

    Fish list
    Cardinal Tetra / Paracheirodon axelrodi x40
    Threadfin Rainbow / Iriatherina werneri x10
    Otocinclus x 5
    Amano Shrimp / Caridina multidentata x10
    Mixed Discus / Symphysodon aequifasciatus x6
    Asian Glass Catfish / Kryptopterus Vitreolus x5

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  2. DeepMetropolis

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    It looks great!
     
  3. liquidhabitat

    liquidhabitat Newly Registered

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    thanks for the feedback!

    Much appreciated.
    :)
     
  4. ian_m

    ian_m Global Moderator Staff Member

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    Lovely. Any more details on filtration, lights, fertiliser dosing, cupboard/unit it is standing on, maintenance regime etc, please. All of this is as equally important as fish/plants in getting a great looking tank in my eyes.
     
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  5. John S

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    Looks great. What is the lighting spec?
     
  6. john arnold

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    Yep that does look really nice and professional
     
  7. Arana

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    Yes please tell us more :thumbup:
     
  8. DeepMetropolis

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    Why 5 otos?
     

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