Photo #4 - Planted Tropical 55gal. What Do You Think?

Submitted By: Tommy on
Photo Caption: Planted Tropical 55gal. What do you think?
fish tank picture - close ups 2.
fish tank picture - close ups.
fish tank picture - Rams
55 gallons planted tank (mostly live plants and fish) - Planted Tropical 55gal. What do you think?

Rank Info

Ranked #292 out of 2575 planted tanks pictures worldwide
This picture looks better than 88.66% of pictures in this category
10 1
The Average Score for this picture is: 6.15
This picture has been rated : 100 times.
The Average Score for this category is: 5.36

More Info

State: Rhode Island
Country: United States
Description: I have male and female blue rams, long fin golden barbs, neon tetras, red fin tetras, small freckled catfish, 3 pond snails, and my wife has 2 gold fish "Lusy and Ethal". I also have all live plants, 6 Bamboo, 2 Anubis, 2 Bronze Wendtii, 1 Amazon Sword, Moss ball, Java moss,purple crinkle, Dwarf hair grass, Baby tears,Water Lettuce, JUMBO Blue Shell Water Hyacinth, Dwarf onion, and lots more. I have 2 T12 fixtrues w/ 4X40w plant-gro bulbs in a Custom hood. For filters i have a 10g sump filter W/ Co2 infused in a Rio 2100 pump, and a marineland 400 with bio-wheels. once every week i do a water change only(no gravel cleaning) and add liquid fertalizer for the plants. 1" gravel, 2" substrate, 2" gravel.
Advice: Google search any questions you may have for the type of fish or plants you may want to collect. This will give you an idea of what kind of work and money you will be putting into your aquarium.
Fish Kept: male and female blue rams, 5 long fin golden barbs, 10 neon tetras, 5 red fin tetras, small freckled catfish, 3 pond snails, and my wife has 2 gold fish.
Corals/Plants: 2 Anubis, 2 Red Wendtii, 1 Amazon Sword,1 Dwarf Onion, 6 Bamboo, Dwarf hairgrass, Babytears, Moss ball, Java Moss, Water Lettuce, JUMBO Blue Shell Water Hyacinth, Purple Crincle, Rotala Magenta, Anacharis, and 3 banana plants. I add about 4 plants per week.
Tank Size: 55 gallons
Quote: Relax!!!!!!!!
About Yourself: newly wed, hard worker, first time home owner.

COMMENTS

Wow! your tank is very awesome! fish avatar

MOST RECENT ARTICLES

Kalkwasser for the Marine Tank
KALKWASSER FOR THE MARINE TANK
Maintaining proper calcium levels is an important part of keeping your marine tank healthy.
How to Buy Aquarium Supplies Online
HOW TO BUY AQUARIUM SUPPLIES ONLINE
Why buy Aquarium Supplies online?
All About Tropical Fish Tanks
ALL ABOUT TROPICAL FISH TANKS
An overview of tropical fish tanks, what they are, and the pros/cons of keeping one.

READ AQUARIUM ARTICLES