Staurogyne repens carpet plant aquarium aquascape

The 64 litre shrimp/neon Tetra tank had overgrown to the point where no light was entering the tank. The fish were happy as ever, obviously. But the tank looked a bit overgrown, and a bit of a mess. To stem my boredom of this tank, I decided to rescape the whole tank. Complete re-scape Doing a […]

Pothos in the shrimp and neon tetra tank

Adding Pothos to improve aquarium water quality is something many people do. It’s very easy and anyone can do it. Buy Pothos here from Amazon. Looking at some of the more elaborate aquascapes you may see a bunch of leaves swirling their way out of the aquarium and down the side of the tank. This could […]

Planted tank before the new aquascape

How I removed BBA. Iv never had a tank without plants. So to be honest ripping out all my plants and being able to see everything was something I wanted to experience. A fresh start. The reason I recently done this (recent to this post) is to completely remove BBA (Black Beard Algae). My only […]

BBA Algae in the aquarium

Pre Purchase Having just ordered a 500ml bottle of Seachum Excel I look over at my aquarium, exhausted by the sight of persistent BBA. Seriously though, BBA can be very annoying and it’s very difficult to get rid of. This post will detail my experience using Seachem Excel against BBA. I do not dose any fertilisers […]