We've all heard that saying: Work Smart, Not Hard. Having a calculated plan on how the breakdown the existing goldfish aquascape is essential to eliminate time and money wasted. Read along to see how I'm going to attack this challenge.
Here's a little regrouping on the Goldfish Aquascape. I must figure out a way to make this aquascape an easy-to-maintain slow burner that frees my time for plant study and practicing my aquascaping skills. Learn what elements I'll be using to make my aquascaping life more simple.
It would be a travesty to throw away plants that could have potential in later aquascapes. Why not create a forever home for them in a Farm Tank? Read along to see how I find a solution to storing 'retired' aquatic plants.
Now for the brainstorming phase. How and I going to prevent the goldfish from moving the substrate by using my hardscape? What types of plants will be not become a salad bar? Read along to see the answers to these questions and more.
Lighting plays a critical role in plant growth but too often the basis of how plants utilize light is overlooked. So, let's go back to the basics to understand photosynthesis and how plants create their building blocks of growth. If you want to know why plants need light, what happens when it's lights out, and how you can tell the plants have had enough light then keep reading this crash course on photosynthesis.