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  1. Aquatic Discussion
    I was wondering what plants would do well with my goldfish? I had java fern and and Anubias but they were quickly shredded.
  2. Aquatic Discussion
    So, I have been trying forever (about 3 years) to get a planted tank setup, well I cannot get any thing to grow at all I have checked recheck and triple check everything, lighting substrate plants and it all dies. I see all these beautiful planted tanks and have to say whats your secret? Maybe I...
  3. Aquatic Discussion
    Hey everyone! Today I made some major changes to my 6 gallon planted betta tank, and wanted to show the updates! This tank has been up for almost a year now, and I love it! This is the first time I got up the nerve to split my anubias nana, and I attached one piece to the driftwood. I took...
  4. Mouse & Rat Discussion
    Hi, I was wondering if anyone knew what kind of plants might be safe to plant in an aquarium for mice? I was a given a very large ( @ 18 inches tall, 4.5 feet long) aquarium and i want to fix it up for my mouse girls. I want to try potting soil and put in some plants for them, any suggestions...
  5. Aquatic Discussion
    I finally got a chance to set up my new planted eclipse system 6. This will be the new home to my betta. It is set up with soil and gravel substrate and contains watersprite (floating and planted), 2 narrow leaf anubias nana, and a mat of java fern grown on a piece of driftwood. I'm very...
  6. Aquatic Discussion
    Hey everyone, I am getting a new tank (eclipse system 6) for my betta soon and I would like to make it into a natural planted tank with all live plants. Somebody mentioned to me a while back on a thread (sorry I don't remember who it was) that they used the Walstad method for plant tanks. I...
  7. Amphibians
    I've heard anubias are really great, is that so? I really need live plants as my nitrate/nitrite shoot up (I didn't have a choice so I'm cycling with frogs in the tank)! What are your top plants? :frog:
  8. Aquatic Discussion
    I finished the 5ft rescape today. Started last night about 8pm Friday night, pulled up at 2am Sat morning (pulling plants, catching fish, draining water, removing old substrate, fully cleaning tank, getting wood just how i wanted it *L*, put in layer of laterite and dino duno, wash new gravel...
  9. Aquatic Discussion
    Tank has now been rescaped...Some fish back in and looking different *L* 1 cory returned by accident, so as soon as i catch it, it will be put in the planted 2ft with the other 2 cories. All the BN are now out and in their breeding tank (yay yay) Who returned to the 5ft tank! Angels ~...
  10. Other Pets
    Im getting hermit Crabs but I dont trust the people that work in the petshop they dont seem to know that much so i wanted a price on what i would nee including the tank and crabs i wanted around five so i would like to no a tank size aswell. I also read that woodlice are good caretakers for...
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