Substrate suggestions needed. :) Help

Discussion in 'Aquarium Plants' started by Orion5, Dec 29, 2012.

  1. Orion5Well Known MemberMember

    Hi everyone!

    Hope you're having / had a great holiday.

    What would you suggest I use as a substrate for a planted fishless microtank? I remember someone posting something a while ago about "aquaturf" or something like that, but I can't remember what it was...

    Any help welcomed. :)
  2. JayseeFishlore LegendMember

    What's a microtank? 5 gallons?
  3. Orion5Well Known MemberMember

    3 gallons. :)
  4. JayseeFishlore LegendMember

    Well, if you're just going to have plants in it, I would pick whatever was best for the plants you intend to keep in it. I really don't know much about plants though, certainly not enough to suggest anything.
  5. QQQUUUUAADDDWell Known MemberMember

    If money isn't an issue, I would go with ADA Aquasoil Amazonia.
  6. ZiggiWell Known MemberMember

    Try dirted with organic soil or Walstad I think it's called? What ferts were you doing? or ... better yet, what plants :p

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