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    Tips for emmersed growth?

    Hey guys, a wee while ago I cut back and planted replanted the cutoffs of a bunch of rotala rotundifolia from my main tank into my smaller shallow tank, and it’s doing great. My main hope was that because it’s a shallow tank, that the rotala will grow out of the water and have some great emerges...
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    Flow rate query

    Hey guys, moved my peppered cories to their new larger tank as the first inhabitants. They’re glass surfing a lot which I’m putting down to it being a new space for them and they now have a lot more of it compared to their previous shallow tank. But I’m just alittle concerned the flows abit much...
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    New 180 long setup!

    Hardscape officially finished for my new 180 litre long tank. 40L of soil, 18kg of rock, 6 big pieces of river wood and 5l riverbed sand and gravel. Finally filled the tank and hooked up my APS 1400 external filter. The flow rate does look pretty quick to me but hopefully it should be ok for...
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    How many rcs is too many rcs?!

    As the title suggests, my rcs colony has exploded exponentially in my 15gal long tank. From just a light count I have atleast 80 shrimp in there ranging from mature, juvenile and baby shrimp The stocking for the tank is 12 harlequin rasbora, 9 peppered Cory, and a nerite snail. they are doing...
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    182L stocking!

    hey guys! Have been eyeing up a new tank for awhile, since I feel my 15gal is starting to get alittle crowded with my cories breeding from time to time (I’m now up 3 juveniles) so I was thinking of getting a 2nd and much larger main tank saw this aqua one 182L long tank, dimensions - 122cm x...
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    Moving a tank for decorating help

    Hey guys as the title suggests I’m going to be decorating my living room soon, but have been putting it off because I don’t know best how to move my 15gal long. I’m getting a new floor and the room painted so it needs to be fully removed from the room and put in my office. But.. it will...
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    Should I upgrade?

    Hey guys I have this 15gal long tank, heavily planted and heavily stocked. I’ve known it’s heavily stocked but water parameters are stable and I do regular water changes. Water is soft and slightly acidic. Stocked with 12 harlequin rasbora 6 peppered corys 4 amano shrimp 10 cherry shrimp 1...
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    My 5gal Betta scape

    So I have finally completed my bettas 5gal setup. Adding the final touches today. Really happy with how it looks, plenty of hiding places and plenty of plants that should hopefully grow quite nicely. inhabients : just the single koi Betta for now. Was Tempted to add some RCS, but the betta was...
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    Help identifying this plant

    got this plant as part of a random selection the other day. No info was with it so not sure how/where is best to plant it or it’s requirements to thrive. As you can see one of the leaves has already started to melt alittle Any help would be great!
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    30cm cube opinion poll.

    I have a 30cm cube, 22l tank, and have it set up for a single Betta. I recently saw this scape on Instagram from a veteran of the hobby, it was the same size tank, and it was stocked with a Betta, and 11 neon tetras aswell as some RCS That seems so crazy to me. Am I right in thinking that is...
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    Baby Cory!

    Doing some cleaning on my 15gal tank today, and found to my surprise a tiny baby Cory just swimming about! Id seen my Cories mating n doing their wee dance with one another but never imagined any eggs or would-be fry would ever have survived. Especially having Cories and lots of Rasboras. So...
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    RCS dying

    Hey guys been a minute since I've been on here but just wanted to ask for some advice. I purchased 10 RCS for my community tank a few months back. They were doing great, or so I thought. Within the past 2 weeks I've noticed a disappearance of most, I e found 3 dead, a 4th literally 5 minutes ago...
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    Identify this fish?

    Just bought some extra Harlequin Rasbora for my tank and noticed this little guy in with them. It's alot more slender than the rest, more silver in colour and it's markings are totally different, but any help identifying would be great!
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    Betta scape

    So since I had to removed my Betta from my community tank as she was becoming more and more aggressive, she's now got her own tank just for her A little 22L Aquaone nano tank.
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    Stockcheck!

    So I had to remove my Betta from my community tank as she started to get more and more aggressive recently. Fine for over 6 months but the past couple weeks she's changed. Saw her attack a few shrimp in quick succession and that was her out. She's now in her own 25l tank and I think will be...
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    New 1gal Nano Scape!

    So I had this one gallon bowl for awhile and never had anything to go in it. Yesterday I got super bored so I figured I'd finally do something and here's my tinie tiny 1gallon scape. :D Couple of marimo moss balls Fine sand substrate A couple Bacopa cut offs from my main tank and a couple of...
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    Changing to Sponge filter?

    Hey guys, me again I currently have an Interpret pf2 for my 15gal planted long tank that's stocked with amano shrimp, rasbora, Cory's and a single female betta. But starting to think the flow is alittle too much particularly for my Betta, plus is an absolute pain to clean. I've not much...
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    Identify this Shrimp

    I bought 5 Amaro shrimp when I first set up my tank, and one has always been alot bigger than the others. I put this down to it being a female. It also doesn't seem to do much cleaning like the others do. It basically steals a pellet of food and sit on a rock munching away. But after looking at...
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    Floating plants

    Hey guys, I have a 60l long, shallow and open top tank. I have harlequin rasboras and Cory's in my tank and as I've no top, floating plants as far as I've researched are kind of a must to make the fish feel at ease. At the moment I have some floating sal, but I am forever finding it melting away...
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    One month on!

    One month on! Tank fully stocked now - don't think there's room for anything else anyway - but correct me if I'm wrong! A few more shrimp or a snail possibly? Stocked with 5 amano shrimp, 6 peppered cories. 9 harlequin rasbora and a single female koi Betta, who is the most chilled one in the...
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