Shipwrecked - 125L start

Discussion in 'Journals' started by joyous214, 10 Nov 2008.

  1. joyous214

    joyous214 Member

    Messages:
    108
    Location:
    Richmond/Surrey
    HI, finally feeling brave enough to post on here my own journal, just started recently ripped everything out to try some scaping. So please bare with me.

    Tank:
    Fluval Roma 125
    125L
    size 80cm long x 35cm wide x 45cm high.
    150W heater
    Fluval 3 internal filter
    lighting, 20watt PowerGlo & AquaGlo

    Subtrate:
    Gravel with some fertaliser underneath

    plants:
    Cryptocpryre Walker
    Moss Balls
    Alternanthera Sessilis
    Mayaca Fluviatilis
    Ceratopteris Siliquosa
    Lysimachia Nummularia
    Microsorium Pteropus
    Java Fern
    Cabomba Carolina
    Amazon Sword

    Animal Life:
    3 apple snails (1 x pink, 2 x purple)
    6 Oto's
    3 x Blood Mollies (and Fry) (soon to move)
    6 x Harliquens
    2 x peppered Cory
    2 x Panda Cory

    Decor:
    Shipwrecked
    Redmoor Root

    Co2 - on xmas list!!

    Week 1
    P1020094.jpg

    Rock is just holding wood down for the time being and some plants underneath in place. Hopefully be replaces by a lush growing plants and moss

    Panda
    P1020097.jpg

    Pink apple
    P1020095.jpg

    this was only recently planted last week so waiting for everything to fill out.
    comment (good or bad) always welcome... :D
     
  2. Steve Smith

    Steve Smith Member

    Messages:
    4,428
    Location:
    Leamington Spa, UK.
    That's a nice bit of redmoor you've got there :)

    I would consider getting more stems in there to thicken things up nicely :) Are you dosing any fertilisers?
     
  3. joyous214

    joyous214 Member

    Messages:
    108
    Location:
    Richmond/Surrey
    Yes - cant remember what does but 1 cap full a week of plant growth (advised by my lfs)
     

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