I read a lot of sad stories about sepaes after getting them, I noticed they would chase the gouramis every now and then. After adding the other tetras though, they really calmed down and they're actually quite mellow now. Also, after reading more on angelfish, I think I can get away with a...
it's been a while since I've posted on the forum but I've finally got a tank up and running with my grandmother.
Currently in the 55 gallon tank is:
2 Dwarf flame Gourami
6 Black Neon Tetras
6 Pristella Tetras
6 Serpea Tetras
and 1 pleco who's about half a foot long.
I got some of these Vals in the mail today along with some other plants from Harpua.. Great stuff! and I mean great =) I'll be uploading some images later when I get the chance.
Thanks again Harpua ^_^
I just had to share this story with you guys..
I went to Lowe's today to pick up some materials for my DIY lighting project. This included some pvc pipe and some lighting sockets and an extension cord..
Well. I get up to customer service and ask for a 2 foot piece of PVC pipe and they help...
Hey Fishlore Gang.
I plan on starting my tank a little earlier than I expected to, I'm probably going to start the cycling process this weekend.
I was wondering, is it okay to put plants in a tank that is just beginning its cycling process? I thought I read somewhere before that they can...
You know what, I didn't even think about that. If you do get one of the bulbs that isn't full spectrum, you wouldn't have bad algae growth. I'm not sure if the fish need those high spectrum bulbs though, might help with their coloring or something.
But yeah. I'm about to put together my own...
I've typically found that if you want anything for a fish tank, it's generally cheaper at a department store. Some things are just better to get at a fish store though, For instance, if you're keeping a planted tank and need a bulb with high Kelvin? probably wanna go with a fish store.