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Capping the Dirt!!

So im looking for something a little bigger grain size than sand, what brands do you bro-hams use?? I can't seem to decide; I have some bla…

Started by Dylan Khantharasy

0 Dec 6, 2016

How to dirt an aquarium.....how I did it

Dirt is pretty much the best plant substrate you can possibly use and the results of it are second to none. Dirt does come with some downfa…

Started by Jordan Matherly

20 Nov 10, 2016
Reply by Rodney C. Hoskin

BBA in newly dirted tank

Hey there folks, hoping somebody on here could provide some assistance. Ive got my 125L tank all converted to dirt, finally!! Its been up j…

Started by Tom J

3 Jan 30, 2016
Reply by Tom J

Question about moving a newly dirted tank

Hi, I have a question about moving a newly dirted tank.  I ordered plants from Dustin and should be getting them soon. I have my tank cycle…

Started by Patrick Frericks

5 Oct 10, 2015
Reply by Patrick Frericks

My first dirted tank

I've wanted to convert to a planted tank for some time now and I finally attempted.  First pic is my before,  my water was crystal clear. 2…

Started by Tony Lawrence

2 Jun 19, 2015
Reply by Tony Lawrence

filter issues since adding dirt

I put dirt in my tank a month ago and my plants and fish look awesome, but my filter is a huge mess. I have pretty basic penguin hang on th…

Started by Danielle Templeton

3 Feb 21, 2015

Plant substrate vs. gravel?

Just wondering, I'm planning to convert my sand-plant substrate 45 gallon tank(tall) to Dirt. Most people use gravel, but I dont want to wa…

Started by Aaron Alejo

0 Feb 15, 2015

20 gallon long idea

so in the next couple months i plan on buying a 20 gallon long. i have decided to mix dirt and flourite, and above that have a black gravel…

Started by marcus

2 Dec 29, 2014
Reply by marcus

Clay and sand?

Hello,           I am really interested in having white sand in my 15 gallon planted aquarium but Seachem doesn't make it. I have seen peop…

Started by Nolan Majcher

5 Nov 7, 2014
Reply by Nolan Majcher

What went wrong?

I got a 10 gallon tank, added organic miracle grow with gravel on top, a few plants from petco, and four green tetra. The fish all died, th…

Started by Tanner

12 Oct 11, 2014



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