This is ScapeFu Podcast episode 12 – Planted Aquarium Fertilizer. JJ and I discuss the history and then dive right in to current day techniques to get the best out of your aquascape and avoid algae outbreaks.
Episode 9 of the ScapeFu Podcast is an overview of the fundamentals of setting up a planted aquarium. I had been asked many times to do a show that discusses the basics so here it is. I hope you enjoy it and please let me know what you think. I’m always interested to hear from you so don’t be shy. … Read More
The state of aquarium plants in most local fish stores (LFS) is shameful! It makes me sick and I want someone, anyone, to put a stop to it! Our hobby will not grow if the quality of plants available to your average Joe hobbyist doesn’t improve hugely. Any recent business graduate will tell you that it’s all about the … Read More
Our friends at Aquaessentials have put together a Guide to Planted Aquariums in eBook form and it’s free. Please go take a look and share it among your friends. The more we get things like this into newbie’s hands, the larger our hobby will grow.
And now for something totally different! I think all aquarists fear water spills. If you don’t, I’m sure your spouse does. It can really ruin your day and set your aquascape back a bit… I went through such a thing when my tank popped a seam on the back glass pane. Of course, it happens when I wasn’t home. A … Read More