Built this background from styrofoam and cement. 25w heater and internal hidden filter. The background has a sandfall and at the bottom I have a plastic trough that recycles the sand.
Shrimp and clean up crew are real essential to maintain the plants. And I normally only buy tetras and no fish that will grow over 3cms.
Cucumbers, grass, water lillies,
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