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GotCrabs

Wabi Kusa Bowl

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GotCrabs

Aquarium: CC Interiors Bowl (21l)
Light: Ista 60cm White LED (180 Bulbs)
Substrate: ADA Amazonia Soil
Flora: Glossostigma elatinoides (1 Pot), Alternanthera reineckii 'mini' (5 Stems), Anubias frazeri (1)
Aquascaping Tools: Paint Brush, Curved Scissor, Planting Tweezer
Notes: Dry Start Method (DSM), 10 Hour Photo Period, Misted Once Daily

Planted On: 7th October 2015

Well, I decided to venture down the Wabi Kusa Bowl path and here is the end result, be kind, this is new to me so I'm learning.

Apologies for the poor photo also, but you get the idea.

 

 

 

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Disciple

Very Nice GC

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neo-2FX

Looks great GC. Got me wanting to do one now!

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OzShrimp

that looks good, didnt see no poor quality photos though! 

 

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GotCrabs

Very Nice GC

Cheers D, I'm quite happy with it actually, have slightly peeled back the cling wrap just a little to let some air in, soil is nice and moist, so as long as the roots are moist and I give it a light spray each day or two, it should be fine, after a week or two I'll remove the cling wrap all together.

Looks great GC. Got me wanting to do one now!

Do it! DOOOOO IT!

that looks good, didnt see no poor quality photos though! 

 

Did another bowl this morning but isn't looking too healthy, it's half Glosso, half HC, with a Crypt in the centre, the HC and Crypt weren't looking too flash this morning when I got them in the mail, so will see how they fair over the next couple weeks, have 1 bowl sitting each side of the main tank.

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doctr-dan

How did these turn out? 

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Disciple

I think he threw them out after a week because he was not happy with how they turned out.

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