Re: Wall Mats
Art Giacosa wrote:
> I too was a little curious about the wall mats used in Amano's smaller
> tanks. I questioned Mihir Sapru of Aqua Design Amano, but he was
> unaware Mr. Amano had ever used such things. Oh well.
It seems that the "wall mats" was mis-translation or typo of "wool mat".
(Nylon wool mat - common filter medium.)
I saw in the Aqua Journal vol.3(?) Amano used it as follows:
| | | | |-Stem of Micranthemum micranthemoides
| | | | | | |-Thin tape of wool
| O.O. O.O. O.O. O.O. O.O. |
|_________________________________________| O.: fertilized volcanic sand
& vacteria seed
--> Roll it up and put a rubber band around.
Hope this helps