My aquascape with Dirt Substrate

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Re: My aquascape with Dirt Substrate

Postby KarthikC » Mon Feb 20, 2017 4:02 am

ambooz wrote:Any particular reason for choosing manado ? I tried it once but due to the light weight , when ever i had to change something it used to disturb the complete look. Even when i do a gravel vacum it used to float all over.

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Just to top the bottom layer of Garden soil. No other preference. Also, I have come to believe that, if you have a nutrient enriched water column, any substrate is ok for growing plants.

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Re: My aquascape with Dirt Substrate

Postby KarthikC » Mon Feb 20, 2017 4:04 am

So, I decided to "harvest" one of the HC containers and look what I found:


HC Growing on the coconut shell.. :) :)

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Here's what I did with it:

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My submerged growing skills are at a beginner level. Kindly excuse the irritating algae seen on the glass.
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Re: My aquascape with Dirt Substrate

Postby Ali » Mon Feb 20, 2017 7:19 am

Lovely.
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Re: My aquascape with Dirt Substrate

Postby KarthikC » Wed Mar 01, 2017 8:32 am

Added tenellus, more to be added. Also added HM and Araguaia. Let's hope they all grow well:

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Re: My aquascape with Dirt Substrate

Postby SanamMarik » Fri Mar 03, 2017 10:24 am

innovative coco idea....u r _/\_

are those tenellus surrounding d structure? i hope their height will get lesser...otherwise it wont suit the scape i guess...
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Re: My aquascape with Dirt Substrate

Postby KarthikC » Fri Mar 03, 2017 11:50 am

SanamMarik wrote:innovative coco idea....u r _/\_

are those tenellus surrounding d structure? i hope their height will get lesser...otherwise it wont suit the scape i guess...


Thanks,. Yes the tenellus height is supposed to get lesser. Let's see how it progresses.

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Re: My aquascape with Dirt Substrate

Postby kmandal » Fri Mar 03, 2017 11:53 am

Nice going Karthik, it's becoming beautiful day by day. Will be waiting for your update. :)
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Re: My aquascape with Dirt Substrate

Postby KarthikC » Sat Mar 04, 2017 6:34 am

kmandal wrote:Nice going Karthik, it's becoming beautiful day by day. Will be waiting for your update. :)


Thanks bro. I will surely keep the updates coming.

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Re: My aquascape with Dirt Substrate

Postby Dipankar » Thu Mar 09, 2017 7:28 am

Beautiful karthick innovative idea

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Re: My aquascape with Dirt Substrate

Postby bappa » Mon Mar 20, 2017 11:22 am

Beautifully done .
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