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Anacharis Question by ^*^ Vosklady ^*^
Hi All . . . :) I've got a quick question I'm hoping to get some help with. About a month ago, I purchased some Anacharis. It's doing fine in my tank, so well that it's growing like a weed. I weekly have to trim the plants and make new bunches. What I'm wondering about is: On some of the plants,...
October 9th 03 01:33 PM
by ^*^ Vosklady ^*^ Go to last post
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Update Was: Can you identify this (semi) aquatic moss? by Mean_Chlorine
As some may remember, I in May requested help in identifying a semiaquatic moss I'd found locally, and which grew well in my aquarium (still does, btw). Anyway, the moss has now been tentatively ID'd as Leptodictyum riparium, an apparently common european moss inhabiting shallow waters (e.g....
October 9th 03 11:40 AM
by Mean_Chlorine Go to last post
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Compact power flourescents? Too much light?? by ve M. Picklyk
Thinking about setting up a 28 gal aquarium...I was going to get two double strip All-glass light units totalling 80W (2.9wpg) and put Power-Glos in them. I have come accross a 24" Compact Power Flourescent unit at Big Als that has two 65 watt bulbs (130W = ~4.6wpg) 1 daylight and 1 actinic....
October 8th 03 06:32 PM
by Toni Go to last post
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CALIBRATION KIT 4.0ph, 7.0ph, 10.0ph by -=Almazick=-
I just bought Checker PH tester by Hanna Instruments and have a question about calibration kit. It says in the manual that I have to empty powder in 100ml of water but I heard that you can split capsules up to 15 times. That's what I read "May enough buffer for about 15 calibrations if you are not...
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October 8th 03 05:10 PM
by Jim K Go to last post
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Beautiful Red Plant available USA only by Aqua
http://www.dlink.org/aqua/image/red_plant.jpg You will get 2 stems of the above plant. I dont know the name of this plant. Shipping $6.00 with USPS Priority with Del Conf. Please email me first (remove "kickme" to email). I do not have premier account with PayPal so I cannot accept credit/debit...
October 8th 03 03:22 PM
by Aqua Go to last post
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I'm receiving strange email. Is it because I have posted in this newsgroup? by Jimmy
I have been getting email for different addresses all saying the same thing, plus they have an attachment with them that I do not open. This is an example of what one says: ***beginning*** "Hi. I'm sorry I wasn't able to deliver your message to one or more destinations.
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October 8th 03 02:59 PM
by Jimmy Go to last post
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Easy and complete CO2 system? by Toni
I apologize in advance as I know I asked about this before. I've searched my files, Googled, and visited every forum I've ever posted on and can't find it. I want an easy to install CO2 system for a 90 gallon tank. I want every piece I will need to come in the one order- I do *not* want to be...
October 8th 03 12:53 PM
by Jim K Go to last post
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Do I still need Flourish Excel If I use DIY CO2 by Jimmy
1. I just added DIY CO2 and wondered if I would bennifit by continued use of Flourish Excel daily. 2. When will I notice the benifits of CO2? 3. Why would the new leaves on Anubia be pale green? ....All my cryps are doing great thought. 4. What other chems do I need?
October 8th 03 03:04 AM
by Dunter Powries Go to last post
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Planted Bucket by Sam
I bet the "gray poppyseed" is a fish fry. It probably hitched in on the plant roots. It is most likely a danio or minnow, but hey, you never know. "yelohk" wrote in message ... You know it's funny. I've only started this hobby about six months...
October 8th 03 02:22 AM
by yk Go to last post
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Glossostigma as a floating plant? by Jim K
Will cuttings of glossostigma survive if left floating on the tank surface?
October 7th 03 11:46 PM
by AQUATIC-STORE.COM Go to last post
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What lighting for anubias, java fern and vallis ? (low tech tank) by Alan Silver
Hello, I'm just setting up a new cichlid tank and want to add plants. According to Tropica's web site, the three types of plants mentioned above are all fish-proof and should do OK in low light conditions. The tank is 24" high, so I can't have plants that need high lighting due to the depth. I...
October 7th 03 11:42 PM
by AQUATIC-STORE.COM Go to last post
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compact/power compact by Dave Millman
Brian wrote: Are compact fluorescent the same as power compact? I see different terminology for what I think is the same, and I'm just looking for clarification. Most likely, yes. The real distinction is between compact flourescents designed for aquarium use and those designed for replacing...
October 7th 03 11:41 PM
by AQUATIC-STORE.COM Go to last post
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Add Potassium how? by Keith Moore
wrote: I use Flourish Seachem and Plant Gro (Iron Enriched) and just realized that they don't have any Potassium. I get yellow pinholes in older and slow growing leaves. Where can I buy Potassium for my tank? Local fresh plants store or PetCO?
October 7th 03 11:39 PM
by AQUATIC-STORE.COM Go to last post
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Plants vs Nitrite and Nitrate - odd reading. by RedForeman
Put the bamboo in regular tap water, in the same setup you have it in now, and then test the water... my only thought would be the plant is releasing something that is corrupting your test result... if it's not the plants releasing, it had to be the water's concentration... just a...
October 7th 03 09:01 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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plant trimmings by Keith Moore
I have: Eusteralis stellata Hygrophila Poly. Frog bit Narrow leaf Ludwigia Bacopa Caroliniana H. Micranthemoides (pearl weed) $8.00 for priority shipping
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October 7th 03 07:16 PM
by About Dakota Go to last post
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Plant Deficiencies Database by Ryan Wilson
I am hoping to make a small database of plants with certain known deficiences. I am currently working on setting up new aquarium site called www.allthingsaquaria.com I wish to set this database up on my site. I am asking for the help of a few of you, if you could send me any pictures of plants...
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October 7th 03 03:07 PM
by RedForeman Go to last post
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Quarantine tank by Dick
I just got a 10 gallon tank I plan to leave empty to use as a quarantine tank. I have had some questions and would like to know what is the best way to keep a tank available for babies, health problems, observation of new fish. I have a heater in the tank, but plan to leave it off until needed. ...
October 7th 03 11:13 AM
by Dick Go to last post
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Checker 1 pH tester in the fish tank? by -=Almazick=-
Is it ok to leave Checker 1 pH tester in the fish tank turned off to keep it wet instead of keeping the electrode wet in the cap?
October 7th 03 08:03 AM
by -=Almazick=- Go to last post
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Help - Floating White Slime by Boatdrinks
I've had my 75 gallon freshwater planted tank up and running for over two years. The plants are flourishing and I only have five small fish which includes 2 SAEs. A couple of days after I did a water change last month I noticed a think floating white film on the surface of the water. I thought I...
October 7th 03 05:51 AM
by Boatdrinks Go to last post
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Do I need substrate heating cables? by [email protected]
Hi. I've started buying all the needed supplies for setting up a 70g planted aquarium. The only item I have not yet decided on is heating cables for the substrate. Do I really need these? I've bought flourite for a substrate, live in central FL, the house temperature hovers around 78-81 in the...
October 7th 03 12:03 AM
by Dave Millman Go to last post
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