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  1. Freshwater Plants
    Hello Everyone, I am looking for the following plants listed below. If you are selling, would like to trade, or have trimmings please reply to this thread or send me a PM! Aquarium Plants: S. Repens Cryptocoryne (red/brown) Cryptocoryne (Green) Dwarf Hairgrass -Eleocharis acicularis 'mini'...
  2. Planted Tank Photos
    Got me a lovely 40 gal long aquarium. I'm loving the aquascaping opportunities these longer yet thinner tanks provide, makes for a nice panoramic layout. Home to Platinum blue grass guppies, and Least Killifish, Longfin Bushynose pleco, and Fire red shrimp. All the specs and species on my...
  3. Hardware and Dry Goods
    2 x 25W 76cm/30", 18,000K Power Glo T8 tubes. $7 each or $10 for both. Never used, as I accidentally ordered the wrong size. Pick up at Yonge and Eglinton.
  4. Hardware and Dry Goods
    Two 4 ft long "Build My LED" light for planted tank for sale in excellent condition. Excellent for plant growth. Used for one year. LED life is 10,000 hours of operation..so you can use it for many years to come. 1. 10000K Planted (Number of Fixtures: 1, Fixture Length: 48", Beam Angle: 90...
  5. Invertebrates
    Hey everyone, So I have a dilemma and I am hoping you guys can help me out. I purchased a "Mystery Snail" from Petco and it is the size of a golf ball. I read online that they eat dead plant leaves, so I thought why not. Lo and behold, it turns out that it's an apple snail or pond snail, and it...
  6. General Freshwater Discussion
    Hi, I guess I'm looking for opinions on whether a dwarf puffer could cohabitate with a pair of checkerboard cichlids in a 30 long (which includes some tetras, glowlight danios and a couple of cories). The puffer is trained to eat frozen food from a pipette and also eats snails so he's always...
  7. Freshwater Livestock
    fire red/cherry shrimp mix for sale. $1.50 each or 10 for $12.50 size are 1/4" to 1/2" blue velvet shrimp $5.00 each or 10 for $45 size are 1/4" thriving on Mississauga tap water pick up in Mississauga Winston Churchill and Collegeway
  8. 180

    Planted Tank Photos
    Hello again! In August, I acquired a 180 gallon fish tank and stand from a gentleman for a great price. I was in the process of making some furniture for my new apartment, so I wanted to make a stand to match. This worked out well, because when my friend's 120 sprung a leak, I had a stand for...
  9. Beginner's Circle
    Hello! I've recently started a planted 40 gallon aquarium. I've been researching c02 in hopes of introducing it soon. I'm just wondering if anyone has used Camcarb for their c02 needs? Is food grade c02 suitable for the aquarium? http://www.camcarb.com/beer-gas.html I'm also open to...
  10. Sold / Expired
    I received this as a gift but will not be using it. It is BNIB and retails for at least $140 + tax. For $100, it can be yours. Serious buyers please. Can meet in Markham around Markville Mall. Please PM me if interested. http://ca-en.hagen.com/Aquatic/Aquariums/Starter-Kits-Desktop/10512...
  11. Planted Tank Photos
    Tank specs: 29G (30x18x12) 4 T5HO Bulbs, 2x6700k, 2x5000k, 96W total ADA Amazonia Soil Fluval 406 filter Pressurized CO2, Dual Stage regulator Current plants: -2xCrypt Wendtii -2xAponogeton Crispus -1xAponogeton Madagascariensis -2 bunches eleocharis parvula -HC Cuba -Christmas moss -Forget...
  12. Freshwater Photos
    Started my first tank with this hard-scape this past September. When December rolled around, I took everything out, then replanted with the plants I had going and a few more. The first two photos are of the hard-scape and first planting. The remainder of the photos are from yesterday (a week or...
  13. Sold / Expired
    Hello! I have young Cherry Shrimps at 1 dollar each only. Minimum order of 20 pcs. These are great for: -Planted tanks -Go well with community tanks with small fish -Eats left over fish food -Eats decaying plant matter -Fun to watch and keep These are young so the colour is not all there...
  14. Plants & Cultivation
    Can you I.D. Plants? I have a lot of this 'floating plant' in a few of my planted aquariums. I need help with I.D. Also, I got this 'Healthy plant' with some fish at the Hamilton auction last fall. It will shoot out roots, its fast growing and i can plant in the substrate or just let it whirl...
  15. Planted Tank Photos
    Hello Everyone, Today I want to share my 10 gallon planted tank with you all. I had this tank for a while but were only able to grow light plants using the stock light. I have recently replaced the lights and now I have more choice on the plants I can grow. After few re-scaping I think i'm...
  16. Sold / Expired
    Have 2 brand new 85CM German made tubes - $20/each (http://www.freshwateraquariumplants.com/Merchant2/merchant.mvc?page=FAP/PROD/TBR/ATPG3W) Excerpt: Aqualine T5 Plant Grow is a growth lamp for plants in freshwater aquariums. The lamp accentuates the red and blue parts of the spectrum and...
  17. Introductions & Greetings
    Hi, I have not kept more than a few bettas and, when I was a kid, guppies. But I intend to start a planted tank. I am looking for a used tank of 50-90 gallons. I hope the plants will be as important as the fish. And I only really intend to keep small ones, perhaps neon tetras. I read a few...
  18. Introductions & Greetings
    Hi everyone! I'm Olena. I've just started my first planted tank...not to mention my first tank EVER ^_^ Its 15gal and its going to eventually house my Betta who is in a tiny one right now. I'm looking forward to making new friends with the same interests as me :)
  19. Plants & Cultivation
    Subject Only freshwater planted aquarium is the subject of the contest. Anyone interested in the planted aquarium can apply for the contest. In case of open type aquarium, only underwater part becomes the subject of the judgment. Entry ■ Anyone interested in the planted aquarium can apply for...
  20. Introductions & Greetings
    Hello Fellow Hobbyist! I joined the group last December and gained so much from the experiences, ideas, creativity and resourcefulness of our fellow members not to mention their generousity - the first time I bought plants from a fellow member, I got 3 big bags of pelia, riccia, bylxa and...
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