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Submitted By: John Martin on
Photo Caption: This picture was taken a while ago, there have been a few changes since. The fish include: 10 harlequin rasboras, 2 SAE's, 5 otocinclus, 6 corydoras, 4 german blue rams, a few killi fish, and 6 cardina japonica shrimp. I don't gravel vac too often. I will just push the tube into the plants as far as possible to get debris out. Every once in a while I will uproot plants to gravel vac and then replant, this also keeps things from getting too dense.
planted tank (mostly live plants and fish) - This picture was taken a while ago, there have been a few changes since. The fish include: 10 harlequin rasboras, 2 SAE's, 5 otocinclus, 6 corydoras, 4 german blue rams, a few killi fish, and 6 cardina japonica shrimp. I don't gravel vac too often. I will just push the tube into the plants as far as possible to get debris out. Every once in a while I will uproot plants to gravel vac and then replant, this also keeps things from getting too dense.

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Ranked #45 out of 2509 planted tanks pictures worldwide
This picture looks better than 98.21% of pictures in this category
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The Average Score for this picture is: 6.96
This picture has been rated : 305 times.
The Average Score for this category is: 5.22

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State: VA
Country: United States
Description: This picture was taken a while ago, there have been a few changes since. The fish include: 10 harlequin rasboras, 2 SAE's, 5 otocinclus, 6 corydoras, 4 german blue rams, a few killi fish, and 6 cardina japonica shrimp. I don't gravel vac too often. I will just push the tube into the plants as far as possible to get debris out. Every once in a while I will uproot plants to gravel vac and then replant, this also keeps things from getting too dense.

COMMENTS

stunning....just stunning. A 10 from me. fish avatar
very nice tank...you should be in the top 5 soon fish avatar
Beautiful!!..To watch this tank is just fascinating, so many great plants, so many places to hide, so many spots to check...Well done... fish avatar
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What substrate do you have in there. I am trying to cut down on the iron suplements but the plants are needy. fish avatar
wow, i just remembered i posted this like 5 years ago or something and it's still at the top, thanks for enjoying my work guys! keep up the good work fish avatar

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