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Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 04-11-2009, 10:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,096
Posted By plantgirl02
really? what the heck.. I wonder what's going on...

really? what the heck.. I wonder what's going on then. I have had to prune my Dwarf Amazon sword of browning leaves (they were older leaves on the outside of the plant though so I'm not sure if that...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 03-29-2009, 08:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,846
Posted By plantgirl02
Fish hanging out at top

Hello,

First to answer some ?'s... I have a 29G freshwater planted community tank. 14 fish, listed below in my signature. Temp is steady 79 degrees, ammonia 0, nitrites 0, nitrates 5, not sure...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 03-29-2009, 12:55 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,789
Posted By plantgirl02
fort, this looks absolutely awesome! I just set...

fort, this looks absolutely awesome! I just set up my first planted 29 gallon in the beginning of February. I have a 65 watt 6700k light and am using Excel for co2. Last time you mentioned it, you...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 03-28-2009, 08:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,096
Posted By plantgirl02
Here is an updated pic. Notice my Alternanthera...

Here is an updated pic. Notice my Alternanthera reineckii ''roseafolia'' in the back left corner only has the top leaves left. I read on this site: Alternanthera reineckii ''roseafolia''...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 03-28-2009, 09:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,096
Posted By plantgirl02
Hey guys, Thanks for the compliments! No, I...

Hey guys,
Thanks for the compliments! No, I didn't use an image editor. Brutus, the one you posted looks a lot better.. not as bright.

I will have to take an updated pic sometime this weekend.....
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-25-2009, 07:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,264
Posted By plantgirl02
I think I would have died. That really sucks. But...

I think I would have died. That really sucks. But at least we can learn from this and put the drops into a cup first. Sad that we have to do that and that they can't make the product better.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-23-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,071
Posted By plantgirl02
Alright, still no ich spots on any of the fish.....

Alright, still no ich spots on any of the fish.. my light has been off since Saturday morning and I just turned it on and am leaving it on for the day. Do you guys think I'm in the clear?

Thanks...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-23-2009, 02:07 PM
Replies: 1,258
Views: 411,634
Posted By plantgirl02
fish

well, here is my story about how i got into fishkeeping.

when i was about 11 years old, i was having stomach problems which i now attribute to stress (you ask how was an 11 year old stressed out;...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-22-2009, 11:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,071
Posted By plantgirl02
Oh, I just read your post bs6749.. I think I am...

Oh, I just read your post bs6749.. I think I am going to wait until I see any spots before going to get chemicals.. I think most of my fish are in really good health so I would hope the ich wouldn't...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-22-2009, 11:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,071
Posted By plantgirl02
Didn't see any spots this morning... I read that...

Didn't see any spots this morning... I read that the tomites will live for 48 hours at a temp of 78-80 degrees, so I am going to leave my lights off until Tuesday morning, meaning my plants will be...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-22-2009, 01:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,071
Posted By plantgirl02
Hmm.. well, right now I am just really hoping it...

Hmm.. well, right now I am just really hoping it didn't erupt. She had 2 spots, which I THINK was ich - I wasn't even sure. She was acting totally normal but that could be because the disease just...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-21-2009, 04:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,071
Posted By plantgirl02
oh and missileman: i live in SE michigan too....

oh and missileman: i live in SE michigan too. where are you at? i am in wyandotte.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-21-2009, 04:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,071
Posted By plantgirl02
I see.. I figured the shrimp wouldn't do anything...

I see.. I figured the shrimp wouldn't do anything to do the bioload, but good to know. I will fill out my schools then. FYI - I tested my nitrates after my water change today and they were 0. I had...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 03-21-2009, 09:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,071
Posted By plantgirl02
Stocked 29 gallon

Hi everyone,

Just wanted to ask about stocking for my 29 gallon tank. Keep in mind it is heavily planted and I change 50% of the water out once a week. So far I have:

6 swordtails (3 red...
Forum: Archive 03-09-2009, 06:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 752
Posted By plantgirl02
Not sure how to remove this post - stress coat...

Not sure how to remove this post - stress coat has been sold. Please remove post
Forum: Archive 02-25-2009, 10:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 752
Posted By plantgirl02
1 Gallon of Stress Coat

Hi all,

I have a gallon of Stress Coat by Aquarium Pharmaceuticals for sale. It is OPEN but less than 1/4 of it has been used. It expires in September 2010. Also included is a smaller bottle of...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 02-18-2009, 07:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,096
Posted By plantgirl02
I bought 13 fish and 6 ghost shrimp this past...

I bought 13 fish and 6 ghost shrimp this past weekend. 6 Bloodfin Tetras, 3 Red Wag Swordtails (2 female, 1 male), 4 Glowlight Tetras and 1 Glowlight Rasbora -- it was in the same tank as the other...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 02-11-2009, 07:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,096
Posted By plantgirl02
Thanks :) I wish I could take the picture better,...

Thanks :) I wish I could take the picture better, but you get the idea :)
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 02-11-2009, 06:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,096
Posted By plantgirl02
Ok, had to post this even though it's a little...

Ok, had to post this even though it's a little cloudy. I tested and there is 0 ammonia, so I don't know what's going on. My next water change is Friday..
...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 02-11-2009, 06:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,333
Posted By plantgirl02
Stress Coat and plants

Hey everyone,

I just set up a heavily planted 29 gallon and I have a question. I want to use Stress Coat as my chlorine remover but am not sure if it's ok to use with live plants. On the bottle...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 02-11-2009, 06:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,096
Posted By plantgirl02
Thanks guys. My tank is a little cloudy today, I...

Thanks guys. My tank is a little cloudy today, I hope it isn't but it may be a bacterial bloom.. going to do some tests on it. Once it clears up, I'll be sure to post more pix as I did change some...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 02-07-2009, 09:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,096
Posted By plantgirl02
Oh.. and no CO2. I'm using Seachem Excel though....

Oh.. and no CO2. I'm using Seachem Excel though. My plant guy told me to start out using 1/4 of the dose and then increasing it a 1/4 every 2 weeks.
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 02-07-2009, 09:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,096
Posted By plantgirl02
Thanks you guys! I was just not feeling right...

Thanks you guys! I was just not feeling right about it, but hey, we all have to start somewhere :) And now that I've woken up and my tank is clear, it looks better!

Yes, that is an Anubias...
Forum: Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 02-06-2009, 11:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,096
Posted By plantgirl02
First time aquascaping

Hey guys,
I'm new to the site. I've been keeping fish for years but finally decided to do a heavily planted tank, something I've wanted for a long time. I have a 29 gallon, 65 watt Sunpaq 6700...
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