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  1. White mossy/moldy looking path on my molly's side

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I noticed she was becoming a little weak and when I was moving things around in the tank I guess it stressed her out more and she looked like she was gonna die; she was wobbly, toppling over etc. She lived, and i kept an eye on her. I got home after being away for a night and noticed theres a...
  2. Moss Questions

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    Right now I have this floating moss ball that is doing really well. I assume that's because it has more access to CO2 at the surface of the water. What kind of moss is this? Java? Christmas? Is it meant to be a floating moss or can I fully submerse it and tie it to rocks? As moss grows, how...
  3. 1 gallon shrimp bowl?

    Freshwater Shrimp
    Hey everyone, I have a 1 gallon bowl that is currently unoccupied. If I were to put 5-10 dwarf shrimp in there with some moss, how often would I need to change the water, and what kind of lighting system would I need? Thanks.
  4. Co2 Equipment,Riccia,Water Lettuce,Shrimp,Crypts,Mosses,and More...

    TFK U.S. Classifieds
    Hello All, Brass 12 port manifold with 10 plugs and 10 hose barbs and 20 o-rings $30 Riccia 7x7 large piece $15 Water Lettuce $2 sandwich bag full Crypt Hudoroi $20 each buy 5 or more $15 around 10 available. They are super healthy long root systems have been growing for about 2yrs...
  5. Fishroom Cleanout! Lots Available! Shrimp, Plants, and a Few Others

    TFK Other Countries Classifieds
    Crypt Hudoroi $20 each buy 5 or more $15 around 10 available. They are super healthy long root systems have been growing for about 2yrs untouched about 3-5 leaves on each plant and full grown around 7-9 inches. Bronze Crypts $4 buy 5 or more $3 each or 10+ $2 each, 30 available. Giant...
  6. (pix)Downoi, Peacock Moss, Hygro Pinna, Hudoroi, Flame moss, and Bronze C

    TFK Other Countries Classifieds
    Hello all, Been awhile but havent been out of the hobby just not selling. Need to do some spring cleaning and have lots of goodies. I have lots of bronze wendtii crypts $5 each, if your looking for a bunch I am willing to make generous deals ;) Flame Moss $8 dense Golfball size Downoi...
  7. Which Moss/Plants Would Achieve This Overgrown Look?

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello Everybody! Recently I was researching plants & planted tanks and found a beautiful tank photo on fish forum I had never been to before. This photo is one of many taken by somebody lucky enough to attend a nature aquarium exhibition. I wish I could credit the photographer or at least the...
  8. Are there any materials that Moss has trouble latching onto?

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    I was curious as I have several pieces of Ceramic-type Cichlid rocks, and I was hoping to tie down pieces of moss onto them in hopes they would eventually latch on. The surface is very similar to that of a rough jagged rock, and has no smooth and no shiny surface to it, however it is man-made...
  9. Is this tank full (plant wise)

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    3 Gallon Tank Planted, 1 Male Betta, Contains Lugwigia and Micro Sword Substrate is Fine Gravel Java moss will be added to the driftwood My question is when the plants grow out will there still be room for more plants? Or do you think that will be enough plants. I will be attempting to add Red...
  10. LF/WTB Any type of moss

    TFK Other Countries Classifieds
    Hi everyone, I'm new to this forum. I'm just starting my tank and I'm looking for any type of moss that you might have a little extra of. I'm interested in java moss, but I'd be happy for any type you might have. I don't need a large portion, I only have a 6.6 gallon tank. My LFS doesn't have...
  11. Who can help me choose the right plant for this scape?

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    I can't figure out what to use for tree leaves in my forest scape. Moss, floating, or driftwood attached? Which moss has the largest leaf area? Does anyone know if anubias would do well close to the light source, like at the top of a "tree"? I had even used hornwort floating at the top...
  12. Must Go Huge Crypt Mat 20+ Plants Easy, Plus More (Fissiden, Hydro Pinnatida, etc.)

    TFK Other Countries Classifieds
    Huge Mat of Bronze Crypt! Very Colorful! Little bit of Green spot on a few leafs but nothing thick or that can be taken care of. I wont be able to keep it long its in a bucket and ready to be shipped ASAP! ONLY $25 for all! Over 12"+ Whole Left Side of this Tank Shot at 2012-08-01 Shot at...
  13. Perfect Lighting for Planted Aquarium?

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    I want to convert my aquarium into a planted aquarium. I have a 47 gallon tank. I want to be able to grow mosses for the most part. Java moss, pellia moss, crystalwort, and such. Currently the only lighting I have is a desk lamp I've nailed to the wall. I've only been able to keep lucky bamboo...
  14. sticky moss :D

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    okay so im redoing my tank, its a 55 gallon tank thats gonna hold cichlids, and i had larger plants but i became bored with them as they were becoming hard to care for and the tank was hard to clean, so now the tank has all this drift wood, and id want some moss, just for colour, but not on the...
  15. FS:Crypt Wendtii, Pogo Erectus, Peacock Moss, Cherry Shrimp, and Riccia

    TFK Other Countries Classifieds
    FS:Crypt Wendtii, Pogo Erectus, Peacock Moss, Cherry Shrimp, and Riccia Time for some winter cleaning so I can do some redesigning. Crypt Wendtii- $1-$10 Depending on size from a small plant to mother 12+ inches $ -$1 for babies -5 for large single plant -$10 for Mother plant (includes...
  16. Java Moss Wall Help Needed

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    I will be ordering java moss to make a moss wall for my tank. I have found awesome info. on how to make the wall but can't find any info. on how much moss to order. The wall measures 48" by 18". The seller lists the bags size as 10 x 15 cm. Any idea how much I would need to order? Thanks in advance.
  17. Suggest me some easy aquatic plant.

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    Hi Im looking for some really easy plants which won't need nothing but bright light and clean water. I have no plan right now to use fertilizer. I am 43 G tank with some tiny cichlids. I had anacharis and horwort but I am looking for something which will stick to the aquarium bed gravel and...
  18. Garden Peat Moss in Aquarium?

    Freshwater and Tropical Fish
    Hi All :) I was just wondering, if I added Peat Moss bought from a garden center - would this be a good idea to control ph etc .... or am i just looking for trouble? I heard great things about using Garden Peat Moss in your filter, to soften water - but by adding it directly into the tank -...
  19. can anyone suggest a good carpet moss or grass im kinda new

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    hi im going to do a 10 gallon tank and i wanna try plants and i wanted to know if any one could suggest a nice kinda fast growing carpet moss/grass?
  20. Need confirmation on Christmas Tree Moss technique

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    Hello, I'm new to the forum. Have been a member for a week or so, observing how full of info and genuinely interested aquarists are here. Cool, good work guys. Last week I purchased Christmas Tree Moss to cover a couple pieces of African hardwood I've had for a few months. Being a novice with...