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Buce Blog - Planted Tank Aquascaping Tips, How To, Advice

  • Maintaining Hardscape in the Planted Aquarium
    June 24, 2020

    Maintaining Hardscape in the Planted Aquarium

    by: @Shrimpery   Hardscape is the skeleton of an aquarium. As critical as plant selection can be to the success of an aquascape, the hardscape element is foundational- literally! A poor choice of hardscape can be difficult to overcome once...

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  • Creating a Traditional Nature Aquarium Layout
    October 29, 2018

    Creating a Traditional Nature Aquarium Layout

    When you’re new to aquascaping and are looking to set up a new tank, it can be a bit difficult to know where to begin. Some of the most frequent questions I receive on my Instagram account @shrimpery run along the lines of: “what kind of CO2 setup do I need,” or “what kind of soil do you use?” Because I recently set up a new high tech aquarium in my UNS 60U aquarium, I figured that this would be a good opportunity to share my thought process during the setup, along with details about gear and materials used.
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  • Thoughts on Hardscape in a Planted Aquarium
    August 21, 2018

    Thoughts on Hardscape in a Planted Aquarium

    If you keep up with planted aquarium enthusiasts, you’ll often hear them mention hardscape. Traditionally, this means the rocks, driftwood, and occasionally gravel or cosmetic sand used in the front of an aquascape. Almost as important as the plants themselves,...

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  • Bonsai Driftwood Trees - How to Plant and Aquascape!
    June 13, 2018

    Bonsai Driftwood Trees - How to Plant and Aquascape!

    Team BP is proud to carry unique and natural bonsai trees! We want to briefly cover this exciting product and provide an overview for frequently asked questions about these underwater bonsai trees. Our Bonsai driftwood trees are made by hand from...

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  • Quickscape - Westworld (45U / 9.3 Gallons)
    December 14, 2016

    Quickscape - Westworld (45U / 9.3 Gallons)

    New video featuring the 45U by Ultum Nature Systems. It's a 9.3 gallon tank. We are using Controsoil as our medium and Ohko Stones (dragonstone) as our hardscape material. The foreground plant is Monte Carlo with some dwarf hairgrass in...

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  • New Video Friday! Lost World 7G Cube
    August 5, 2016

    New Video Friday! Lost World 7G Cube

    We got another video in preparation for the launch of Ultum Nature Systems new line of Ultra Clear Rimless tanks. These tanks boast 91% clarity Diamant glass, never before seen on the market 45 degree mitered corners, and premium German...

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