About Yourself:I got into the hobby when I was 16 after I got a job at a pet store. Now almost 7 years later, I still have the job and I have 14 tanks (55g that houses a Painted Turtle(Male) and Map Turtle(Female), 50g that houses 3 Red Ear Slider Turtles(All Female), 40g that houses a Male Bearded Dragon, 37g that houses 2 Red Ear Slider Turtles(both Male), 36g (which is pictured), 2x 29g one houses a red ear slider(male), one houses a Yellowbelly Slider Turtle, 2x 20g long which as of right now have nothing in them, 20g high which got cracked(I put my knee through it one accident), 10g which has nothing in it, and 3x 1g which all house bettas) Plus I also have a 4 year old Bombay Cat and a 13 week old Beagle Puppy!
Corals/Plants:All the plants are real, they are all Java Fern. I got these years ago. I bought 3 bunches that were 3 inches tall and 2 inches in diameter... two years later they were 12 inches tall and 12 inches in diameter.
I suggest you read the following Books.
Encyclopedia of Aquarium Plants
Aquarium Plant Paradise
Aquarium Plants - K. Rataj y T. Horeman -TFH
Quote:Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it till you get there.
About Yourself:went into a pet shop one day and enjoyed the tranquility of the fish tanks, had to get one!. Contract worker by day and father by night - working to live and not living to work!
Fish Kept:Ghost glass catfish, neons, guppy's, black fin cory's, cobalt blue coby, snails, kuhli loache, hi- fin pleco and ram cichlids. will be downsizing soon as less poop = less stress for everybody.
Corals/Plants:hornwort, anubias, hygrophilia aquatia, acorus and 1 pce driftwood (and some other plant i dont know)
Fish Kept:Heros Appendiculatus sp. "Rotkeil", Heros sp "red spotted gold", 1 x Cichlasoma octofasciatum (Electric Blue Jack Dempsey), 3 x Geophagus Red Head "Tapajos", 1 x Botia Berdmorei (Blyths Loach), 1 x Epalzeorhynchos sp (false Siamese algae eater), 6 x Micralestes interruptus (Congo Tetra)
About Yourself:I started with fish tanks over 10 years ago and started with planted tanks about 8 years ago. I set up this little 10 gallon to have in college with me. I cannot be away from a fish tank :P
Fish Kept:Celestial Danios, Cherry Shrimp, Crystal Red Shrimp, Crystal Black Shrimp