The bottom layer consists of 2.8 liters Dennerle DeponitMix, about a mixture of two parts of quartz sand and one part of aquarium gravel medium to coarse grain, a total of about 8-9 Kg.
I think that looks more natural and prevents the formation of putrefaction gases, because the whole ground is water permeable.
Echinodorus "Jungle Star No. 2 little bear"
Echinodorus grisebachii "Parviflorus"
Cryptocoryne spec. Legroi
Cryptocoryne x willisii
Anubias nana var barteri (attached to roots).
Anubias congeensis (on root attached)
Chickweed as floating plants
The plants are fertilized daily with Easy Life Easy Carbo and weekly with Easy Life ProFito.
Special features of the facility:
The basin is equipped in the near future with a self-made backplane.
Cover jewel Korallux 60, equipped with a jewel aquarium Daylight 15 Watt tube.
The lighting is on a timer of 12 - is 22 turns clock.
Internal filter JBL Cristal Profi i80
Capacity 300-800 liters / H
1 of the two filter cartridges is equipped with a Torfgranulatpatrone.
Drive the filter with reduced power.
The inner filter is in the near future be replaced by a HMF. The plan is the HMF to operate with a small centrifugal pump, and additionally bring behind the mat a bag of peat granulate.
1/1 mikrogeophagus altispinosus (Microgeophagus altospinosa)
8 x silvertip (Hasemania nana)
6 x marbled catfish (Corydoras paleatus)
1 x Assel pufferfish (Colomesus asellus)
5 x tower lid predator snail (Clea helena)
26.5 degrees C
NO2: 0.0 mg / L
NO3: 20 mg / L
NH3 / NH4: 0.5
All values are determined based on Sera-droplet tests.
TetraMin Pro Crisps
Tetra Pro Colour
Tetra TabiMin (mainly for Corydoras)
Live food: Artemia, white mosquito larvae
Frozen Food: Artemia, black & white mosquito larvae
The basin is in my kitchen in the corner of the countertop.