Top 31 - 40 Planted Tanks 2013

Rated #31: 70 Gallons Planted Tank

Rated #31: 70 Gallons Planted Tank - established 2008
State: Connecticut
Country: United States
Rank: #31 out of 90 Planted Tanks submitted 2013
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Submitted By: jaguar668 on
Ratings: 5.46
Number of votes: 201
Quote: none
About Yourself: n/a
Fish Kept: all
Corals/Plants: all
Tank Size: 70 gallons
Advice: none
Description: established 2008

Rated #32: 70 Gallons Planted Tank

Rated #32: 70 Gallons Planted Tank - lightly planted. No Co2, no fertiliser, just pea gravel substrate. V. low maintenance
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: #32 out of 90 Planted Tanks submitted 2013
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Submitted By: Nicki on
Ratings: 5.43
Number of votes: 250
Quote: .
About Yourself: .
Fish Kept: Angels, platies, hatchetfish, dwarf rainbow fish, neon tetras, bristlenose plecs, corydora
Corals/Plants: various live
Tank Size: 70 gallons
Advice: .
Description: lightly planted. No Co2, no fertiliser, just pea gravel substrate. V. low maintenance

Rated #33: 75 Gallons Planted Tank

Rated #33: 75 Gallons Planted Tank
Country: Canada
Rank: #33 out of 90 Planted Tanks submitted 2013
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Submitted By: Devon & Mac on
Ratings: 5.41
Number of votes: 249
Quote: You can't put that many in there!
About Yourself: we are two 20-somethings in Calgary Alberta, we stumbled into the fish hobby when we had to give up our red eared sliders to a home with a larger tank =( and we had two leftover comet goldfish, the tank has definitely come a long way
Fish Kept: Angelfish, Flame Tetra, Black Neon Tetra, Purple Emperor Tetra, False Julii Cory Cat, Otocinclus Catfish, German Blue Ram, Clown Pleco, Mexican Dwarf Crayfish, Ghost Shrimp, (in other tanks--> ) we have dwarf puffer, and assorted small freshwater shrimp
Corals/Plants: Assorted swords, some moss and grasses
Tank Size: 75 gallons
Advice: Patience! Do not overplant

Rated #34: 55 Gallons Planted Tank

Rated #34: 55 Gallons Planted Tank - My Tank.
State: Indiana
Country: United States
Rank: #34 out of 90 Planted Tanks submitted 2013
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Submitted By: Larry on
Ratings: 5.38
Number of votes: 250
Fish Kept: Community Tank= Black Skirt Tetras 11, Calico Marigold Mollies 3+Numerous Fry, Cory Catfish 6, Clown Pleco 1, Siamese Algae Eater 2, Odessa Barbs 6, Numerous Malaysian Trumpet Snails, Assassin Snails, and Ghost Shrimp.
Corals/Plants: Wisteria, Jungle Val, Dwarf Sag, Lace Leaf, Anubias, Moss Balls, Java Ferns, Malaysian Driftwood, Other Misc. Plants.
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Advice: One step at a time, dont try to do it all at once.
Description: My Tank.

Rated #35: 70 Gallons Planted Tank

Rated #35: 70 Gallons Planted Tank - Planted tang tank
State: California
Country: United States
Rank: #35 out of 90 Planted Tanks submitted 2013
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Submitted By: timothy on
Ratings: 5.37
Number of votes: 245
Fish Kept: Tanganyikan cichlids
Corals/Plants: Assorted
Tank Size: 70 gallons
Advice: research
Description: Planted tang tank

Rated #36: 15 Gallons Planted Tank

Rated #36: 15 Gallons Planted Tank - 42,3 gallon fishtank.
Country: Denmark
Rank: #36 out of 90 Planted Tanks submitted 2013
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Submitted By: Lars Kristensen on
Ratings: 5.34
Number of votes: 250
Fish Kept: Pario-Ancistrus Pleco (L-048)
Corals/Plants: Plants
Tank Size: 15 gallons
Advice: Cant find the latin names in the database. In this tank: Lamprologus Multifaciatus, Julidochromis Marlieri, Ancistrus.
Description: 42,3 gallon fishtank.

Rated #37: 46 Gallons Planted Tank

Rated #37: 46 Gallons Planted Tank - 46 gallon tropical fish and live plants
Country: Canada
Rank: #37 out of 90 Planted Tanks submitted 2013
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Submitted By: RAHT on
Ratings: 5.27
Number of votes: 172
Fish Kept: Gold Barb
Corals/Plants: ..
Tank Size: 46 gallons
Advice: ..
Description: 46 gallon tropical fish and live plants

Rated #38: 20 Gallons Planted Tank

Rated #38: 20 Gallons Planted Tank - 20 Gallon Planted tank. Low Tech tank. Scape # 2
State: Oregon
Country: United States
Rank: #38 out of 90 Planted Tanks submitted 2013
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Submitted By: Amauri Velasquez on
Ratings: 5.26
Number of votes: 236
Quote: Keepin' It Fresh Like a Produce Stand
Corals/Plants: Water Sprite, Narrow Leaf Java Fern, Pygmy Chain Sword, Dwarf Saggittaria, Ludwigia Repens, crypt wendtii green, Anubias nana petite, bacopa caroliniana
Tank Size: 20 gallons
Advice: Buy plants that grow quickly to reduce the amount of ammonia and nitrates so that the build up of them does not kill your fish.
Description: 20 Gallon Planted tank. Low Tech tank. Scape # 2

Rated #39: 30 Gallons Planted Tank

Rated #39: 30 Gallons Planted Tank - rotala sp. vietnam
limnophila aromatica
cryptocoryne wendtii "tropica".
Cryptocoryne parva
Cryptocoryne Balansae 
Taxiphyllum alternans
Barclaya longifolia 
Aponogeton Crispus
Microsorum pteropus (java fern)
Microsorum pteropus windelov
Microsorum pteropus "trident"
Microsorum pteropus "needle"
Microsorum pteropus "mini" 
Microsorum pteropus philippines
Microsorum pteropus narrow
Country: United Kingdom
Rank: #39 out of 90 Planted Tanks submitted 2013
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Submitted By: Michael Cole on
Ratings: 5.25
Number of votes: 258
Quote: “Everybody is a genius. But, if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it’ll spend its whole life believing that it is stupid.” – Albert Einstein
About Yourself: i like cycle touring im a student and i love planted tanks i got into the hobbie by winning a gold fish off a fair... and it expanded from there
Fish Kept: now: Neon Tetra Jumbo Blue pearl shrimp assassin snails backbar guppys goldfish cherry shrimp past: guppies betta
Corals/Plants: rotala sp. vietnam limnophila aromatica cryptocoryne wendtii "tropica". Cryptocoryne parva Cryptocoryne Balansae Taxiphyllum alternans Barclaya longifolia Aponogeton Crispus Microsorum pteropus (java fern) Microsorum pteropus windelov Microsorum pteropus "trident" Microsorum pteropus "needle" Microsorum pteropus "mini" Microsorum pteropus philippines Microsorum pteropus narrow and more in other tanks / past tanks
Tank Size: 30 gallons
Advice: experiment, not everything needs to be done by the rule book there's often cheaper options
Description: rotala sp. vietnam limnophila aromatica cryptocoryne wendtii "tropica". Cryptocoryne parva Cryptocoryne Balansae Taxiphyllum alternans Barclaya longifolia Aponogeton Crispus Microsorum pteropus (java fern) Microsorum pteropus windelov Microsorum pteropus "trident" Microsorum pteropus "needle" Microsorum pteropus "mini" Microsorum pteropus philippines Microsorum pteropus narrow

Rated #40: 93 Gallons Planted Tank

Rated #40: 93 Gallons Planted Tank - MainTank
State: Connecticut
Country: United States
Rank: #40 out of 90 Planted Tanks submitted 2013
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Submitted By: Ryan on
Ratings: 5.25
Number of votes: 186
About Yourself: I've had a fish tank all my life and started my first tank during science class in 8th grade. My longest running tank was a reef for 10 years and it was lost in the October storm that hit the northeast in 2011. Now I have this planted tank I am displaying. My occupation is in management.
Fish Kept: Red Turquoise Discus, Blue Diamond Discus, Botia Loach, Marble Veil Angel, Black Veil Angel, Neon Tetra, Gold Barb, Whiptail Catfish
Corals/Plants: amazon swords, Ludwiga, ozalot sword, Wisteria, Spiralis
Tank Size: 93 gallons
Advice: Take your time, do your research
Description: MainTank

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