My 1.2m Tank Rebuild

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    50 would look amazing together
     
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    Yup, I'm on the hunt :)

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    Oh no, how annoying!
     
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    Dude but that hashtag is some serious truth
     
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    Sorry about this. Your Yoda reference though... quality.
     
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    Asked pretty much every CT based LFS to bring in green neons for about 2 years now :lol:

    No dice for whatever reason, but they certainly look great!
     
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    Lord Vader

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    Looks like I'll have to order via JHB again. But I don't mind, love these little fish.
     
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    Just get them from AE you'll have them quicky
     
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    Going to yes. Might also order my plants from them too. Great service by them, must be said.
     
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    Awesome tank
     
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    Lord Vader

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    Thanks

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    Lord Vader

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    A short little clip of my green neons out-&-about this morning.

    PS - Ignore the drop checker, I need to replace the fluid in there.

     
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    Awesome! And jeepers you got that blyxa japonica to multiply :thumbup:

    Fiy The cutting I gave you came from what I got from @Cale24 and my remaining ones still doing good but certainly not pumping like yours!!
     
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    Lord Vader

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    Yep, the Blyxa has gone absolutely mental. I pruned yesterday and giving away to another member some time today. If you'd like some more, just let me know as I have plenty to go around.

    On another note, my Ludwigia White is growing nicely but not at the pace I'd like. There's not too much known about this plant yet, so it's kinda trial & error and going with what I've read thus far. Hopefully, I'll be able to get a healthy supply going so that we can get this going around and keep it in the hobby here is RSA.

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    The Tonina Belem has also started to grow nicely; also not at the pace I would like, but I suppose I shouldn't complain because I'm trimming this tank a bit too frequently for my liking.

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    The Eriocaulon Cinereum has also stabilised and started to grow. I moved most of this plant from my 2nd tank to here due to the changes I did on that tank.

    The Staurogyne Repens has also grown nicely.

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    Wonderful!!
     
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    The plants in this tank is definitely gorgeous. Looking forward to seeing all these grow in there.
     
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    absolutely lovely tank big thumbs up :thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:
     
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    Update time:

    I just got so annoyed this morning when I saw that I had to trim again, so I did a massive trim to save me about 5 or 6 weeks before I have to trim again. Also, new growth is never a bad thing.

    I've noticed also that my shrimps bred, saw lotsa little ones.

    As a result, I've got tons of this tank's plants available. Will post in classifieds shortly. [​IMG]

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    Just concluded maintenance.

    Removed some of the verticilata and blyxa.

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