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Fern Jack / Betta Cave
Old 07-22-2013, 10:29 AM   #1
 
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Fern Jack / Betta Cave

I have this El Niņo fern in my aquarium and it's not doing so well, so I'm hoping it will help if I can its leaves up out of the water a bit as it acclimates to being fully aquatic.

My original idea was basically this:



A member on another thread thankfully mentioned that placing a fern in a flower pot would probably not allow enough water flow around the rhizome, so the idea morphed into this:


Angle grinder with diamond blade later:


And here's what it looks like right now after 2 coats each of aquarium sealer and gravel:


More to come as I complete this build soon.
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Old 07-23-2013, 06:48 AM   #2
 
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That looks great! What a great idea. Looking forward to the next step.
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