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Clowns Discus N Plants

Posted By: LesterLim <limtansc@singnet.com.sg>
Date: Monday, 25 November 2002, at 11:23 a.m.

Been a long time since i last written as i was studying for my exams and now since they are over, i have embarked on a bold plan.

I set up a 4ft tank

In it contains: 7 discus (small)

about 18 clowns ? i am not sure... the biggest is 7-8 inched long, the rest are 5 inched and below.

20 harlequin rasbora

At first when i build a large cave with wood and slate piled up then introduced the clowns first(there might be too many). Then i introduced the rasboras.... then i added plants opposite of the clown's cave( java moss and amazon swords).

Yesterday i introduced the discus which seem to hit it very well with the clowns.

Today i added some water plants( i dunno the name but will find out) it fills about 1/8 of the tank and it is very bushy.

The tank is not fully p