Elle2128
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Gender:
Female
Birthday:
August 21
Location:
Vermont
Occupation:
Horse Farm Manager

Elle2128

Valued Member, Female, from Vermont

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So happy with my new java fern, its gorgeous! Jan 29, 2019

Elle2128 was last seen:
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  • About

    Gender:
    Female
    Birthday:
    August 21
    Location:
    Vermont
    Occupation:
    Horse Farm Manager
    Gender:
    Female
    Quarantine?:
    I did not, but also the tank was newly set up with no other fish.
    Country Flag:
    usa
    List any water conditioners and test kits used::
    Use API water conditioner. Used API Quickstart when cycling tank, continue to use as recommended when doing water changes. I also use the API freshwater master test kit.
    Experience:
    1 year
    Do you know about the Aquarium Nitrogen Cycle?:
    Yes
    Aquarium Size:
    10 gallon
    Aquarium Type:
    Freshwater Planted Tank
    Fish, Plants, Inverts, etc.:
    1 Betta, a few Marimo moss balls, java fern, duckweed, hornwort, and pennywort.
    Ammonia:
    0 ppm! API kit was still reading the same after anything I tried so I got it tested at my LFS
    Nitrite:
    0 ppm
    Nitrate:
    under 5 ppm, not quite 0
    Temperature:
    76 (Betta got very lethargic when I tried raising it above this temp, so we went back down)
    pH:
    8.2 but stable so I hesitate to try and change it
    Lighting:
    LED
    Aquarium Filter Type:
    mechanical fiber filter pad before seachem purigen, and then seachem bio matrix in HOB
    Aquarium #2 Size:
    5 gallon
    Tank #2 Type:
    Freshwater Planted Tank
    Tank #2 Fish, Plants, Inverts, etc.:
    Betta, marimo ball, java fern, duckweed
    Tank #2 Start Date:
    January 2019
    Tank #2 Ammonia:
    0
    Tank #2 Nitrite:
    0
    Tank #2 Nitrate:
    20
    Tank #2 Temperature:
    80
    Tank #2 pH:
    8.2
    Tank #2 Lighting:
    led
    Tank #2 Filter Type:
    top fin, its part of the tank lid
    Getting back into Betta's after quite a few years. Really excited to have some nice planted tanks.
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