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  1. JohnnyFish

    Best Algae/Cean up?

    HI I have a 10 gallon tank and im looking for options to help with algae and keeping it clean. Currently I have 9 ember tetras and 2 cardinals. I recently heavily stocked it with plants and tropical substrate, and has slowly been developing some algae on the leaves and glass so could do with...
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    Finished Tank!

    I just thought I would add a pic of my (almost) finished 37l tank! i'm planning to add shrimp in a few weeks, probably cherries, but i'm not sure how many is a good place to start?
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    Hi all, in most aquariums I've had over the last few years, I get this horrible black/brown algae. it does rub off sometimes but it drives me insane. is there any way to remove it? what is it? in the next few weeks I'm going to get some shrimp after my new plants arrive, maybe they will help?
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    Buying plants online (uk)

    Hey everyone! I was just wondering if anyone has any advice for buying plants online in the uk, and wether there's any websites to stay clear of? I've found some plants on Java Plants.... are they Amy good? I would normally just get Tropica from my local pets at home, put they can't get any...
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    Nutrition Tabs for plants.

    After doing some research, I have found that some nutrition tablets for plants may cause an ammonia spike, or release excessive amount of nutrients. is this correct, or may this just be a case of too many tabs being used? I'm wanting to plant my aquarium properly but as I already have fish I do...
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    Dead Fish

    hello, I went to my lfs yesterday and picked up 6 more ember tetras for my 37l aquarium, I now have 10. I woke up to only count 9, and relised one was floating in the bottom, I have checked my water and will attach a picture of the fish, I don't notice anything in particular, I'm going to do...
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    Stocking Help 37L

    Hello, I was wanting some stocking advice on my 37l aquarium, its a 40x40x25 aquarium, more of a cube shape. I have soft water. I currently have 6 ember tetras and 2 Bolivian tetras. I was wanting to maybe add some more ember tetras but I do not want to overstock. the water quality is always...