Category: Featured Ecosystem

nano freshwater planted aquarium in a vase 0

How to: Create a Jarrarium on a budget

What is a Jarrarium? A Jarrarium is a nano-sized aquarium that’s made with a glass jar or vase. Often, Jarrariums are freshwater, containing plants, snails, and even shrimp. Due to their small size, you should never put fish in a jarrarium (not even Betta fish), because they’re too small to fit fish comfortably. I’ve even seen some small saltwater jarrariums that house tiny coral, but...

125 gallon dutch freshwater planted aquarium 0

125 Gallon Freshwater Planted Dutch Tank

Tank Details: SeaClear 125g tall 60″ x 18″ x 24″ w/ extra large top openings 2x 60″ BML Dutch 6300k @ 90 degree beam angle GLA GRO-1 Co2 system w/ 18″ rex griggs reactor Eheim Pro II 2028 w/Biohome mini media Marineland C360 w/Biohome mini media Odyssea 18w UV Sterilizer 300w Eheim Jager heater Custom EI dosing w/ Osmocote+ root tabs Water changes – every...

20L Freshwater Planted Tank 0

20L Freshwater Planted Tank (2012)

Plants: echinidorus tenullus, hyrdocotyle s. japan, crypt spiralis sp., cyrpt undulatus, limnophilia aquaticum, rotalla wallichi, ludwigia repens, limnophilia aromatica, nymphaea zenkiri Fish: harlequin rasbora, fire shrimp, amano shrimp Equipment: 12oz pesurized c02, UPaqua simmple regulator, fluval co2 diffuser, coralife duel t5 (6500k/10,000k), play sand, marineland c130   Created by Alexander Franqui at Aquatics AF

Treeless Mountain Planted Freshwater Aquarium 0

Treeless Mountain Planted Freshwater Aquarium

Equipment: -ADA Mini S (High clarity) -ADA Aquasoil (New type) 3L -ADA Seiryu stone (Thanks Bsk!) -Archaea 30cm LED (All white LED version, thanks Forrestp38829) -Custom 10mm acrylic lily pipes (ADA mini style, thanks Fishkykid1!) -Zoomed 501 canister filter -Paintball CO2 (Jaggedfury style) -Knockoff ADA bubble counter, check valve, and diffuser Flora: Planning on HC, although I may cave and use the UG I have....