Nov. 19, 2016 | Aquarium Hardscaping: Kris Weinhold

Kris Weinhold grew up keeping aquariums, but really fell in love with planted aquariums several years ago, diving head-first into researching and experimenting with various plants, growing techniques, and aquascape designs. Kris is the vice-president of the Greater Washington Aquatic Plant Association (GWAPA), and has published articles in The Aquatic Gardener ( He also maintains a website/blog ( showcasing his aquarium and nature photography, and his informative articles on aquarium keeping and aquatic plant ecology.