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  1. Adding to the Bottom of a 10g Tank

    Next week I'm going to add some critters for the bottom of my 10g tank, and right now I've got a couple of combo ideas since one of them depends on the store I'm ordering them from has what I want. One combo is a school of oto catfish, 3 or 4, and 5 or 6 cherry red shrimp. Another combo is 3...
  2. Adding More Live Plants

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    I am looking into buying some more live plants into my 20 gal tank. Right now I have two anubias plants and two java ferns, although I might be losing one since I'm still a rookie. Even though both have growth rates, right now looking to add a few more to help not only give the tank a more...
  3. Improving plant life

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello! I did some searching in the forum about this and found tips on replacing tank rocks with soil and substrate. But I'm looking for info on adding soil and substrate to my rocks. The reason I want to mix it in or simply lay a layer on top is because currently I have a successful planted...
  4. Can you use plants from a pond in your tank?

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    i have a pond in my backyard and there is a plant that i really like growing in it. i was wondering if it would be possible to add it to my tank? but i dont know how to make sure theres no bacteria going with it, i dont want to kill all my fish because of one plant. anyone have suggestions on...