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Journal 75cm Bow Fronted Terrascape

Discussion in 'Ripariums & Paludariums' started by keithgh, Dec 4, 2015.

  1. keithgh

    keithgh Moderator Staff Member

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    I intend to start my next Terrascape in this Bow fronted Jebo 375 as soon as possible

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    This is the tank now ready to go.

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    Not that far back it was my pride and joy as it was published in an Australian Forums Calendar.

    Keith:cat::cat:
     
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    keithgh Moderator Staff Member

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    Some of the plants I have bought.

    Keith:cat::cat:
     
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    More plants I have bought

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    I will be using that Pilea glaucophylla plant as a backing plant as well.

    Keith:cat::cat:
     
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    moss_maniac Aspiring Aquascaper

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    Hurry up Keith!
    I want to see something :D
     
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    Looks good so far. Walk us through the hardscape please... :)
     
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    keithgh Moderator Staff Member

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    I would start tomorrow if I had the time at the moment I am playing catch up on all the outside gardening and its been a massive job, if lucky I should be finished all the outside mid Jan.

    For health reasons I am averaging 3hrs a day where I can.

    Keith:cat::cat:
     
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    Here are a few ferns and the backing plants I intend to use.

    Keith:cat::cat:
     
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    keithgh Moderator Staff Member

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    It took me many years to locate this Cactus Skeleton its extremely hard piece of cactus wood.

    Keith:cat::cat:
     
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    Where did you find that wood?
     
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    keithgh Moderator Staff Member

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    It was advertised on an Australian Aquarium Forum.

    Keith:cat::cat:
     
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    Hi Keith, So looking forward to this mate :cat::cat:
     
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    I was all ready to go now its on hold again I hope to kick start it early next year.

    This time I will have the know how plus all the necessary bits and pieces plus the plants.

    All I want is time.

    Keith:cat::cat:
     
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  14. Zerofighterx101

    Zerofighterx101 New Member

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    Hi Keith, i have a lot of dried cactus wood aka Cholla wood, here is it
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    keithgh Moderator Staff Member

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    Is that the very light hollow cactus wood its great for air plants.

    Keith:cat::cat:
     
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    yes it is...
     
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    keithgh Moderator Staff Member

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    This is a solid section through my Skeleton Cactus it is also suitable for Aquariums.

    Keith:cat::cat:
     
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    That is a good find... it is not easy to find the dried solid cactus.
     
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