Posts Tagged ‘planted tank’

Java moss. Out of the tank




I have a pretty old (around 3 years old) shrimps tank with green babaulti shrimps. This tank is full of moss, literally, it’s hard to see anything is it. However, shrimps seems to like it. Today, I was doing some water change and decided to make photos of the moss that is sticking out from […]






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Painted fire red shrimps in pearl grass plants




Let me share some more photos I made recently in my 10 gallon painted fire red shrimps (neocaridina davidi) growing tank.
This tank is full of pearl grass plants, look at some shrimps sitting in ‘the bushes’.

[caption id="attachment_1295" align="alignnone" width="600"]Painted fire red shrimps hangs on the plant Painted fire red shrimps hangs on the plant[/caption]











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Pear grass forest in a shrimp tank




I’m sharing some photos of my 10 gallon painted fire red shrimps breeding tank. The tank bottom is covered with pearl grass (Hemianthus micranthemoides) plants. This plant doesn’t belong to a group of aquarium carpeting plants, it’s grow tall. However, if you cut it often and let it spread, it will create a carpet-like cover […]






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Baby tears aquarium plant




I’m growing baby tears live plant in one of the shrimp tanks. Scientific name of this plant is Micranthemum Umbrosum. As you can see, it’s not easy to pronounce and remember, so people are using common name ‘baby tears’. Do not mix it with dwarf baby tears, that will be Hemianthus callitrichoides and it’s quite […]






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Small Ramshorn Snail Eggs Pictures




I have mini ramshorn snails in half of my tanks. This is not because I like them or I wanted them, they are just evasion. They came from nowhere and nearly impossible to get rid of. Yesterday I was going to clean my IWAGUMI shrimp cube tank sides and notices several snail eggs clutches. These […]






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