Search:

Type: Posts; User: BPB

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    17
    Views
    4,807

    Update?? Sent from my iPhone using...

    Update??


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  2. Replies
    9
    Views
    4,645

    Thanks again! Missed the frag swap this time...

    Thanks again! Missed the frag swap this time around. I drew the assignment for a 16 hour shift today at the hospital. All overtime. Can't complain there. Shouldn't anyway.

    34 gallon sps is...
  3. Replies
    9
    Views
    4,645

    http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/10/01/d9f3ce6402...

    http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/10/01/d9f3ce64029bed53f8ce407135dc1998.jpg

    Being as frugal as I am, I don't acquire new livestock all that often. Did get this lovely bubble tip anemone in trade...
  4. Replies
    31
    Views
    7,981

    Photo Thread of My Collective

    Oops. Great looking plants. Love those colors
  5. I wish. I have a few cats that I swear are...

    I wish. I have a few cats that I swear are herbivores. Anything in the plant kingdom that comes in the door and is left out is quickly eaten and promptly vomited up on the carpet by the cats. I'd...
  6. Replies
    10
    Views
    4,665

    Thank you thank you. I actually have considered...

    Thank you thank you. I actually have considered them. It's difficult to source them locally and I've never been real big on shrimp keeping, but I hear the red cherries breed like crazy and are...
  7. Replies
    10
    Views
    4,665

    http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/08/23/1ed92c8dce...

    http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/08/23/1ed92c8dce74b0bdaa5f8d755d13cc4c.jpg

    Another FTS. Was gone all weekend and came back to some serious growth. Couple things needed. Shrimp. Have a bit of...
  8. Thread: Best RO Units?

    by BPB
    Replies
    15
    Views
    1,194

    Spectrapure or Bulk Reef Supply. Just make sure...

    Spectrapure or Bulk Reef Supply. Just make sure you get one with a TDS meter so you can ensure your filters are still performing properly. I like the models that come with the dual inline TDS...
  9. Replies
    10
    Views
    4,665

    Although since you brought that up I see that it...

    Although since you brought that up I see that it can have some amazing blooms if grown terrestrially I'll be taking some trimmings and try to put them in pots at some point and see how they do...
  10. Replies
    10
    Views
    4,665

    I wouldn't so much say it's so it won't bloom....

    I wouldn't so much say it's so it won't bloom. More so that it will die submerged without heavy co2 injection


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. Replies
    10
    Views
    4,665

    Plantedtank.net is the booming forum I refer to. ...

    Plantedtank.net is the booming forum I refer to. I'm pretty specific about what plants I aim for and don't just grab them whilly nilly. I actually have one species that isn't true aquatic but it...
  12. Replies
    10
    Views
    4,665

    Thanks for the kind words. I've sourced...

    Thanks for the kind words. I've sourced everything from all over really. I live in a fairly small town so some more high end specialized gear like bulbs, dual stage regulator, fertilizers and...
  13. Replies
    18
    Views
    3,193

    I think I catch your drift. Awesome finding...

    I think I catch your drift. Awesome finding people across hobbyist sites. There are a couple CP keepers on Austin reef as well. One of the locals here where I live used to have a huge indoor cp...
  14. Replies
    10
    Views
    4,665

    75 gallon Dutch style

    While I wait to assemble the pieces for my outdoor whiskey barrel bog, I thought I'd share a couple pics of my planted tank since we have a forum for that here. It's a 75 gallon acrylic tank with...
  15. Replies
    18
    Views
    3,193

    Thanks again. We may have a touch more humidity...

    Thanks again. We may have a touch more humidity being that we are in a valley but I'm not sure. I don't check the humidity too often. Perhaps this will give me a reason to start. I haven't made any...
  16. Replies
    9
    Views
    4,645

    Thanks for the kind words. I think the biggest...

    Thanks for the kind words. I think the biggest challenge with Acropora isn't meeting their basic water/food/light/flow requirements. That's as simple as buying the appropriate gear. I think the...
  17. Replies
    18
    Views
    3,193

    Thanks for replying especially since you're only...

    Thanks for replying especially since you're only a couple hours from here. Austin weather is usually a mirror image of ours. If I could ask what all species have you had the best success with and...
  18. Replies
    18
    Views
    3,193

    And to think I just dumped a whole ton of it out...

    And to think I just dumped a whole ton of it out in the flower bed.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  19. Replies
    18
    Views
    3,193

    Peat and sand it is. Anyone have experience with...

    Peat and sand it is. Anyone have experience with quikcrete play sand? It's cheap and easy to acquire and is just comprised of quartz. The tractor supply here doesnt carry the larger grain blasting...
  20. Replies
    18
    Views
    3,193

    Fair enough Sent from my iPhone using...

    Fair enough


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  21. Replies
    18
    Views
    3,193

    Good info. Should I not punch holes a few inches...

    Good info. Should I not punch holes a few inches from the top rim as spill over holes so it doesn't become a pond if it rains? If so, I imagine some
    Bulkheads or something to keep water from...
  22. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,110

    Those are like a plague here in Texas. Every...

    Those are like a plague here in Texas. Every summer they're EVERYWHERE and their webs get massive. I once watched a red wasp attack and kill one and drag it away into a hole under the deck. Spiders...
  23. Replies
    18
    Views
    3,193

    Guide me through my container bog

    Hey folks. After doing lots of reading I've decided to try my hand first at an outdoor container bog. As I've mentioned in previous posts I'm in Texas, zone 9, near Houston. I plan to do mostly...
  24. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,569

    Good point makes sense. Sent from my...

    Good point makes sense.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  25. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,569

    Thanks for the replies folks. Good to hear the...

    Thanks for the replies folks. Good to hear the climate won't be too much of an enemy. I think my worry was the heat mores than the winters. Right now I currently have a sarracenia purpurea and a...
Results 1 to 25 of 34
Page 1 of 2 1 2