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    Question Best Dwarf Cichlid with Otos & Corys?

    bolivian rams are more adapatable in terms of water parameters than GBRs
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    Favorite Type of tetra....

    i went for pristellas. they seem to keep in a tighter shoal than my other tetras and i love thier fin colours
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    20 Gallon Tank Water Change Frequency in a Planted Tank

    more info on this type of tank http://theaquariumwiki.com/Walstad_method
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    20 Gallon Tank Water Change Frequency in a Planted Tank

    haha, i bow down to ur superior knowledge guys! One of the reasons i said this was because of reading on another forum about a heavily planted, low stocked tank that hadn't had the water changed for 6 months. I think there was a soil substrate, which i guess helped to supply the trace...
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    20 Gallon Tank Water Change Frequency in a Planted Tank

    one amazon sword won't make much difference. putting more plants in can reduce the need to water change as the plants can use some of the ammonia produced by fish for thier growth. Wisteria (hygrophilla difformis) is good for this
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    55 Gallon Tank I want weeds--suggestions please??

    depends what you mean by high light? above 2 watts per gallon is high generally - do you have this? i'd definately recommend wisteria (hygrophila difformis) as its very easy to grow and sucks up lots of nutrients with the roots on the stems
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    Question Sand Substrate and live plants?

    i use pool filter sand and find that all of my plants are doing ok and showing growth after a period of settling in - they include: amazon sword, vallis spiralis, vallis gigantea and water sprite lots of people recommend malaysian trumpet snails for use with a sandy substrate as they move...
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    Do live plants need iron?

    i've got corscrew vallis and they died back quite a bit in the first 2 weeks. they seem to be perking up a little now after i added some api root tabs to the substarate
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    compatability of cherry shrimp and german blue rams

    i'm planning a tank and i was wondering about the compatability of cherry shrimp and german blue rams? the rams are the biggest fish i'm planning to get and i wondered if anyone had any experience of them mixing with shrimp?




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