plants in my BUCKET filter

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4 weeks with out water change...and had to separate the plants and the coil
denitrator. this is how my plants had grown after 8 weeks...




and this is how murky the fiber filter is...
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askhammatt replied the topic: Re: plants in my BUCKET filter

one day i fully intend to set a filter like this up, congrats paul
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jnet replied the topic: Re: plants in my BUCKET filter

nice I need to get me some plants :) My pond filter does same with grass. It was creeping jenny plant but turned to grass now :)

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DRACO replied the topic: Re: plants in my BUCKET filter

jnet wrote: nice I need to get me some plants :) My pond filter does same with grass. It was creeping jenny plant but turned to grass now :)

in a pond, you may use some horsetail grass at the edges... it makes good
edges riprap materials and help keeps the nitrate low...
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JetFixxxer replied the topic: Re: plants in my BUCKET filter

How exactly is your PLANT FILTER setup? Routed to your tank etc? Or is this for an outside pond?
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DRACO replied the topic: Re: plants in my BUCKET filter

JetFixxxer wrote: How exactly is your PLANT FILTER setup? Routed to your tank etc? Or is this for an outside pond?

i am using power head in all my tanks to deliver water to the DIY filter
canister on top of my tank something like this...


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