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  1. ceg4048

    New Tank Day 1

    Melting plants are a sure sign that your CO2 technique is poor. 2bps on a 240 liter tank will not suffice. Flow and distribution also need to be reviewed. You might be able to save the plants that still have some greenery by uprooting them and allowing them to float where they will have access...
  2. ceg4048

    New Tank Day 1

    Hi, No, the last thing new plants chucked under water need is lots of light. It takes weeks for them to change their structure so that they can breathe under water. Until that time they are using the energy reserves they built up while they were growing in the nursery. What plants need is to...
  3. ceg4048

    New Tank Day 1

    In the old days we used wax paper or dark acrylic to help cut the light intensity down. Cheers,
  4. ceg4048

    New Tank Day 1

    Hi Joe, In my opinion, you should dim the lights especially if the tank is non-CO2... Cheers,
  5. ceg4048

    New Tank Day 1

    Hello, That's a nice setup. Well done. New CO2 users are encouraged to review the following sticky threads: CO2 DIY Guide Dropchecker Basics Water Flow in Planted Aquaria EI Dosing Basics It doesn't matter how many filters or what tricks are used. A well cycled, mature and stable tank...
  6. ceg4048

    Cape Clear

    Hi Paul, Yeah, I'm finding this data really odd because in half an hour from 1300 to 1330 there was a 0.3 unit rise yet it required 2 hours of injection to have it fall by 0.3 units. You probably provided the information somewhere regarding your KH but it looks like the behavior of...
  7. ceg4048

    Cape Clear

    Hi Paul, Single point calibration, really? OK, fair enough. Probably Darrel has a few posts regarding probe calibration. The probe's electrode outputs a voltage for each pH value and there is a theoretical straight line representing the voltage along which, ideally the probe outputs...
  8. ceg4048

    Cape Clear

    Errr...actually Paul, probes really do need a lot of babysitting and really ought to be calibrated prior to use. You can buy bulk calibration fluid on Amazon. A two point calibration is suggested (4.0 and 7.0). Cheers,
  9. ceg4048

    Cape Clear

    Yeah, I have to admit, I'm a Hanna fanboy myself, but I recognize they are expensive. My personal favorite is the combination pH/TDS/Temp HI98129 which currently retails for (gulp) only 144 Euros...The do make pH only probes for considerably less, but never mind, Milwaukee is good too. Just make...
  10. ceg4048

    Cape Clear

    Hi Paul, In order to properly track a dynamic pH you'll really need to use a pH probe and record the data every half hour or so. The DC is just too slow and clunky to give you accurate data. Getting accurate pH readings will help you to assess the behavior of the gas. It may be, for...
  11. ceg4048

    Cape Clear

    Paul, Is that a typo? There is no way plants require 30ppm of Calcium. I'm not sure from where the source of this data originates. Calcium is a micronutrient, which means you only need microscopic amounts. It just has to be present, so there is no need to add any more than what is in your tap...
  12. ceg4048

    Cape Clear

    Hi Paul, Yeah, well, I'll have to admit to not being a rabid fan of ancient Roman artifacts in hardscape - maybe throw some moss on there? But hey, at least it's not a pirates sunken chest, or first born's baby shoes (which might have precipitated a mandatory 3 week ban). Who knows...
  13. ceg4048

    For the Start is dark and full of terrors

    Yes, as Darrel mentions, this is fine. Really, the only reason for using RO is if your water supply contains high levels of pesticides or herbicudes. There are only a very small number of plants that might care about KH and none of them care about GH - unless the number is too low.. With RO...
  14. ceg4048

    For the Start is dark and full of terrors

    Hi Bence, I agree with much of what Konsa mentions in his post. I too question why you are using RO water. It seems a lot of trouble for very little advantage, unless you intend to populate the tank with Soft water fish, but even so, it's not necessary. Although I love the look of...
  15. ceg4048

    A Long Start, another Iwagumi story

    Ha ha, yes, that's a good point. sorry....:wacky: Cheers,
  16. ceg4048

    A Long Start, another Iwagumi story

    Hello, Like so many other hobbyist, you have a fundamental misunderstanding of the pH/KH/CO2 chart. The chart, viewed outside of the context of our reality is meaningless and leads many people down the wrong path. As I mentioned to you before I do not like to suggest the purchase of any...
  17. ceg4048

    A Long Start, another Iwagumi story

    Hi,
  18. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, Please use the For Sale/Swap forum section for this purpose. Cheers,
  19. ceg4048

    A Long Start, another Iwagumi story

    Hi, If your municipal supplier is United Utilities you can find the water report app and input your post code at their website https://www.unitedutilities.com/services/your-water-supply/drinking-water-quality/ Evidently the water in that area is moderately soft and usually, water that has a...
  20. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Highly unlikely. More likely to have been CO2. Cheers,
  21. ceg4048

    Problem-solving my newish planted tank

    Hello, The tank looks in great shape. There is no need to increase the level of nutrition as there are no nutrient deficient symptoms. You have not specified whether the BBA is on the plants or merely on the hardscape. If it is on the hardscape then you can spot dose when the water level...
  22. ceg4048

    Beginner kitchen Nano Scape

    Hello, Injection rate is only part of the story. It is entirely possible to have high injection rate and yet still suffer poor CO2. Lighting, as you noted, flow rate, distribution of flow as well as the timing of the gas are all factors that, if ignored can all lead, in any...
  23. ceg4048

    Beginner kitchen Nano Scape

    That means you don't have enough CO2, or you have too much light, or both. Cheers,
  24. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Anthony, Do not be confused. What the fish experience has nothing to do with what the plants experience. CO2 concentration in the tank is not homogeneous. At every point in the tank the CO2 will vary. As i mention many times ad nauseum, only about 10% of the CO2 you inject...
  25. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi mate, Neons ought not to be shy, but instead should be shoaling out in open areas. Torpedo shaped fish can adjust to any flow. I'm suspecting that they don't like the CO2.As I mentioned, you might want to have a look at the pH profile again and perhaps try different panes against...
  26. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, Well, it looks to me that you have a lot of CO2 mist at the top few inches of the tank and not much movement of the mist to the bottom. The fish seem to be gathered around the bottom near the hairgrass. Is it because you had a camera pointed at them, or could it be...
  27. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Happy New Year Anthony. Yes, all was well, and now, back to the coal mine for resumption of abuse. :banghead: As usual, the first step in resolving any CO2 issue is to reduce the lighting in order to reduce the CO2 demand. I've lost track of your lighting schedule and I seem to recall that you...
  28. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, Sorry for the late response, I have been away for Xmas. I'm always trying to remind folks that any structural deformation is always a result of poor CO2 since Carbon is the main ingredient in structure. As usual, this always presents us with a puzzle because we may...
  29. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    OK, well unstable CO2 is a primary factor, so that's the likely cause. As far as snails, they are very difficult to eradicate because eggs are everywhere. I've done it by being diligent about mechanical removal as well as cranking the CO2 beyond their threshold to drive them out of the tank or...
  30. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, Looking much better. You can spot dose Excel in the front there during water change. Not sure why you should be getting the BBA unless you overshot the max light values and have a different pH profile. You'll need to look at it again. Yellow is fine as long as the...
  31. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, Yes, if you can afford the bigger filter then definitely go for it and you may be able to remove the wavemaker and have a sleeker looking tank. As I mentioned before, as the plants put on more weight and become healthier, they can more easily adapt to the...
  32. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

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  33. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, Not all color response is associated with stress. Many pigments appear as a direct result of health and response to the spectral environment. In specific cases such as yours, where the plants were under light stress from the Radions the plant produced pigment as a...
  34. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    OK, hang on. I had to go back to the OP. It says Fluval Roma 90 which is a 23 USG and Eheim Pro 3 450 GPH? Is this correct? If so there is no need to get more pumping power. You should have more than enough flow for that tank. Sorry, I don't know why I was thinking it was a 90 USG tank. I must...
  35. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Yes, we always have to assume that the filters deliver only about 50% (at best) of their rated flow because they are tested with very little head pressure and with zero media in the bucket. This is a well known cheat. And we know that the leaves require some flow over the surface which generally...
  36. ceg4048

    Green Shallows... 80g/300L rimless frag/shallow

    Wow, you are really good. You must be a professional carpenter/builder, right? It's possible to get away with an HOB on an 80 USG tank, but it isn't recommended generally. Is that a Gibson, or maybe a Martin dreadnaught in post #3? Cool! Cheers,
  37. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, Adding Purigen to your filter will add drag and will reduce the flow rate. Changing the water does exactly the same thing as what Purigen does. Have a read of the thread https://www.ukaps.org/forum/threads/can-purigen-strip-down-useful-nutritients.26850/...
  38. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    It isn't necessarily the case that red light causes red pigments. It doesn't really work that way. Play with the color temperatures from say, 5500 and work your way up in 500K increments. You may find that you induce a more pleasing pigmentation when you move farther into the blue of if you add...
  39. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Yes, definitely apples to oranges.When plants (and even fish) are healthy then colors are strong but when unhealthy these are the first to be sacrificed, given the chance. We'll have to see what the pH profile tells us and really, once the plants fatten up there will be a few more options. They...
  40. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    OK, glad you got it sorted. As far as the other tanks I don't think they are using Radions as well, are they? Also, 20L of water isn't much to have to push around. As the tank size increases the difficulty rises exponentially. I don't think you are considering the proper statistical sample size...
  41. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, Well, try test the air line check valve. I'm not really sure about the clearances in the valve and all that, but you can hook it up to a spare piece of tubing, put a few drops of water on the arrow point side and apply a little pressure to that side of the line...
  42. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Ooops...bummer! If there is no way to run the gas without the bubble counter and if there are no other check valves in the system I would just turn everything off if it'll be just a few days. So that would be kind of like a soft blackout. If we a re talking weeks before you can get the gas up...
  43. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi mate, You're very welcome. Golly, I started with planted tanks in the late 80's early 90's. There was no youtube and few people had internet. We all thought nutrients caused algae, we trusted our nutrient test kit readings religiously and went through great pains to eliminate any...
  44. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, Boy, that video is kind of dark. I kept getting distracted by the programming on the tele. A gripping drama, no doubt, however, the beautiful brunette cannot offer us any advice. So, a couple of things are going wrong, straight off the bat: Firstly, when you gang...
  45. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, Mate, you mustn't get disheartened. In fact the results of your experimentation are actually quite revealing. The fact that an injection rate increase improve performance confirms that the tank suffers CO2 shortfall. Of course we knew that all along but also, I...
  46. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Well, if the roots haven't melted then there is a good chance the leaves will return. Leave them and check to see if they are still viable every now and again. It could easily be that a simple injection rate increase will solve the problem, but we really don't know yet until we see the pH...
  47. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, It really doesn't matter where you put the DC as it will not be any more accurate. My advice is always to place the DC where it is easiest to read. Have a read of the DC article in the Tutorial section. The reading is always about 2 hours old. The DC is OK as a...
  48. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Yes, you really don't need a whole lot, especially if it's the sintered glass or ceramic noodle type. These really have a negative impact on flow. Whatever supplemental pumps you use, they should always be mounted on the same wall as the spraybar and face the same direction as the holes in the...
  49. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Just for clarity, could you confirm that the water and gas mixture is exiting into the tank from the spraybar shown in post #36? It looks like there is a gas line on the heater wall, just to the right in the photo, or is that something else and the atomizer is installed feeding the filter outlet...
  50. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    OK, well not sure of your max budget but here are a couple of possibilities: Oakton Eco Testr pH 2+ - auto temperature compensation and auto calibration i.e. no need for screwdriver (still a bit pricey though :arghh:) Dr. Meter pH100 - auto temperature compensation and auto calibration...
  51. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    I agree with Edvert that a quality pH pen - AND hi & low calibration solutions should be in your arsenal. I'm a fan of Hann and Milwalkee brands, but there are other good, less expensive brands. In the mean time however just use your liquid kit so that you have an idea of what's going on and of...
  52. ceg4048

    The Green Reaper

    Hi Anthony, No, you're not talking to yourself. It's quite fascinating and we are learning a lot about the Radions. They are actually quite powerful and you were wise to use a ramp profile and to limit their maximum output. Their strength explains the difficulty you were having...
  53. ceg4048

    Hillside view turned into South American "biotope"

    :yuck: Well we'll wait til the fish tank grows in to judge (but it is a nice start). The paludarium is amazing... Cheers,
  54. ceg4048

    Hillside view turned into South American "biotope"

    Wow, nice one mate. Really nice! :thumbup: Cheers,
  55. ceg4048

    Open Book

    Hi Ross, That's a really nice scape mate. I guess more light hasn't solved your original problem, right? And now you have algae threatening to ruin the hard work. As usual, your first port of call should be investigating the possibility of a distribution problem, manifested on the...
  56. ceg4048

    Dragon's Grove

    Yes, these symptoms confirm poor CO2/flow/distribution. Best way to get rid of diatoms is a blackout. Maybe your reckoned wrong. That 400LPH should be used for more productive purposes. Skimmers, Twinstars, heater cables...these are all constructs of The Matrix. Wake up, Neo. Cheers,
  57. ceg4048

    Dragon's Grove

    Check flow/distribution mate. Has the filter clogged etc. etc. etc.? Might also need to tweak the injection rate. Very unusual to have a strongly alkaline water in a tank, which mostly produces acids. Cheers,
  58. ceg4048

    Dragon's Grove

    Picture 1 of post #84 looks like there is some kind of pump with it's outflow spud pointing perpendicular to the flow of the spraybars. Is that just an optical illusion on my part, or is that real? If it's real it's incorrect. Blackouts will resolve the diatomic bloom. perhaps still too much...
  59. ceg4048

    Dragon's Grove

    Hi mate, Just turn the lights off for the couple of days that you will be without the gas. Again, try sending the gas directly through the filter and skip the reactor, just to see if it helps. Check with the BOC and you can get much larger cylinders. Cheers,
  60. ceg4048

    Dragon's Grove

    Yeah, plants grow 10X easier (and probably 10X cheaper) out of water than when grown submersed. No algae to worry about, plenty of free CO2 etc. Some plants take ages to transform so it's always better to buy submersed specimens if available. Other plants transform more easily. As I mentioned...
  61. ceg4048

    Dragon's Grove

    Hi Michael, Apologies for being unclear. If you purchase plants which have already being submersed, then of course, the transformation is not an issue. However, no one knows how much CO2 and nutrition the plant was adapted to in the original tank compared to YOUR tank. A plant...
  62. ceg4048

    Dragon's Grove

    I think the biggest failure in tank startup is due an assumption by hobbyists that just because a plant is aquatic, then this automatically means that the plant can adapt immediately to live under water or that the plant prefers to be submerged There are only a handful of plants that live 100%...
  63. ceg4048

    Dragon's Grove

    Yes it's possible but the level of difficulty is related to the amount of light, temperature, as well as whether or not fauna are present. An easy way to curtail the loss is to float the new plants for a week or so prior to planting. Cheers,
  64. ceg4048

    Dragon's Grove

    It's really not very complicated. We complicate things because of our refusal to realize the truth. Melting only ever occurs due to poor CO2 uptake and has nothing to do with water or fertilizer. It's the same story for every plant. Cheers,
  65. ceg4048

    Dragon's Grove

    Should do the trick! Cheers,
  66. ceg4048

    Dragon's Grove

    Lighting intensity and flow/distribution should be investigated. This is a CO2 fault...obviously... Cheers,
  67. ceg4048

    Quest for the perfect corner creation - Resurrection

    Well, an excellent (and well known) reason would be that you like the look of it. That's the best reason of all. On the other hand, if you don't like the color then that's the best reason for being rid of it. Grolux bulbs are very pink/purple, and a tank lit exclusively with Grolux gives the...
  68. ceg4048

    Quest for the perfect corner creation - Resurrection

    Well, I don't really worry too much about arbitrary TDS numbers. The TDS also increases due to the food you add to the tank, as well as due to the waste products from fish and plants. So keeping the water clean with large regular water change is more important than chasing some ideal fantasy...
  69. ceg4048

    tmc signature 60 planted

    First of all, most sites are wrong. Second of all, most test kits are wrong. Truth is not democratic. Here is a tank in which I personally added over 100ppm of NO3 and over 10ppm of PO4. Those numbers are not bogus test kit readings, like what you are reporting, they are what I added based on...
  70. ceg4048

    tmc signature 60 planted

    Mostly all meaningless fantasy numbers that tell you nothing. Which is the second worst thing you can possibly do. It's too bad you're not listening to the advice already given. Cheers,
  71. ceg4048

    Quest for the perfect corner creation - Resurrection

    Hi Matt, Hair algae and BBA are classic symptoms of low CO2. It has not much to do with water changes or nutrients. A greater plant mass now needs a greater amount of CO2 and flow. Slowly increase the injection rate so as not to stress the fish and increase the flow rate if you...
  72. ceg4048

    Aiden's Planted Journey

    Not good. All pump/filter outlets should face the same direction (and should be distributed evenly across the back wall pointing forward ideally). This give you the best use of the pumping power in order to get CO2 down to the bottom of the tank. OK, fair enough mate, but you really need to do...
  73. ceg4048

    Dutch but NOT...

    It will give more time to saturate the water with gas. There must be a measurement problem because inline devices should work very well unless they are dirty or otherwise clogged. Cheers,
  74. ceg4048

    Aiden's Planted Journey

    Hello, And really, it's the only thing that might save this tank in the short term. You have way too much light and your plants will start to disintegrate within 2 weeks unless you are pumping in epic levels of CO2. It's the same old story. When you flood a plant it suffocates ans the...
  75. ceg4048

    'The Full Monty' Has Left The Building last photos

    No, it's not. Read the post http://www.ukaps.org/forum/threads/right-distribution-with-spray-bars-on-front.22048/#post-225808 as well as the sticky in the Filter subforum http://www.ukaps.org/forum/threads/water-flow-in-the-planted-aquarium.1167/ Cheers,
  76. ceg4048

    Dutch but NOT...

    Even if you turn the gas on earlier? Sorry mate, I'm too lazy to hunt for your tank specs but is this an external atomizer? Cheers,
  77. ceg4048

    'The Full Monty' Has Left The Building last photos

    Well, maybe you had the holes pointing down when you took those photos because it looks weak. If that's the case you should reorient the holes so that they are pointing at the horizontal. Cheers,
  78. ceg4048

    'The Full Monty' Has Left The Building last photos

    Steve, you can play with the light short term and get away with it if you've fixed the problem. I'm more worried about the lack of muscle coming out of the spraybar. Looks like you need more ooph unless you had dialed the flow back on the filter. I can't keep track the various gimmicks on...
  79. ceg4048

    Dutch but NOT...

    Hi Martin, Reducing the light intensity lowers the CO2 demand so that the amount you are injecting becomes more useful. If you want to use the intensity of all the bulbs then you'll have to increase the injection rate. Trimming reduces the biomass and so makes more CO2...
  80. ceg4048

    Dutch but NOT...

    Aquatic plants do not really care about ratios. They only care whether there is sufficient levels, and, in any case it is impossible to control ratios. Martin, you should ALWAYS suspect CO2....ALWAYS. Falling leaves and decay are a syndrome specific to poor CO2. Cheers,
  81. ceg4048

    'The Full Monty' Has Left The Building last photos

    No mate. What I mean is that after the blackout carry on with the good things such as high CO2 and nutrient dosing. You can dose during the blackout but this becomes an inconvenience if the the tank is wrapped correctly. Blackout instructions are found in the post...
  82. ceg4048

    'The Full Monty' Has Left The Building last photos

    Steve, as usual, your glaring mistake is that you are using too much light, so this is probably a diatomic bloom. I don't know why people are always in denial about their lighting. When you flood plants they choke, when you bombard them with megawatts they melt or get algae. So you threw good...
  83. ceg4048

    Our very first tank - the Fluval Edge 46 litre!

    Hi Glenda, No, it only necessary to know what the tap value is for academic reasons and for issues such as breeding and so forth. A better number to keep track of is the Total Dissolved Solids (AKA conductivity) which can give you a better idea of how dirty the water is getting...
  84. ceg4048

    Natural Aquarium attempt - 16/06/2015 (pics)

    Yeah, I guess they look like they're not dying anymore either. That spraybar looks a little low. How far is it from the surface and can it be raised? Cheers,
  85. ceg4048

    Our very first tank - the Fluval Edge 46 litre!

    Hi Glenda, Because if you feed your plants and keep the tank clean then automatically, within 6-8 weeks the tank will be safe for fish. No guessing and no worrying. See http://ukaps.org/forum/threads/accuracy-of-test-kits.20009/ Nitrogen compound test kits never told you the...
  86. ceg4048

    Our very first tank - the Fluval Edge 46 litre!

    Most important tip: Throw Ammonia, Nitrite and Nitrate test kits in the tip....and don't look back. Cheers,
  87. ceg4048

    Natural Aquarium attempt - 16/06/2015 (pics)

    Can you just pump the gas directly into the filter inlet instead of using the reactor for now? Once the plants are healthy then they can use less than you are injecting, but right now they are low on stored energy. Cheers,
  88. ceg4048

    Natural Aquarium attempt - 16/06/2015 (pics)

    I think you need a bit more patience. Your tank has only been running a few weeks now and you've had problems from the start. We don't really know whether this condition is due to something that happened 2 days ago or two weeks ago. Didn't you just recently report that the plants had stopped...
  89. ceg4048

    Natural Aquarium attempt - 16/06/2015 (pics)

    Add more CO2 mate. Do a lot of water changes. Cheers,
  90. ceg4048

    Natural Aquarium attempt - 16/06/2015 (pics)

    It means you are on the correct path. Perform another pH profile check. Cheers,
  91. ceg4048

    Zero to hero

    Hello, Yes, you're missing everything. The worst thing a newbie hobbyist can do is spend a lot of money unnecessarily and focus on the wrong things. It would have been better if your friend had shown you images of less expensive tanks because spending all that money will not guarantee...
  92. ceg4048

    Our very first tank - the Fluval Edge 46 litre!

    Hi, Sorry for the confusion. OP = Opening Poster or Originating Poster. Cheers,
  93. ceg4048

    Natural Aquarium attempt - 16/06/2015 (pics)

    You can inject even more CO2... Cheers,
  94. ceg4048

    Our very first tank - the Fluval Edge 46 litre!

    OP is advised to perform large and frequent water changes. That is best for plants. What is best for plants will then be best for the rest of the tank. Cheers,
  95. ceg4048

    Natural Aquarium attempt - 16/06/2015 (pics)

    That chapter hasn't been written in the book yet. Light intensity was how you got into trouble right? So now you want more trouble? That tank has a long way to go. It's still on life support. Cheers,
  96. ceg4048

    Natural Aquarium attempt - 16/06/2015 (pics)

    Well, I mean, get over that fact as quickly as you can. What about the fact that they are not melting into oblivion? That shows progress in my book. Cheers,
  97. ceg4048

    Natural Aquarium attempt - 16/06/2015 (pics)

    Yes it helps. There is an approximate 10% increase in CO2 solubility when the temperature decreases from 32 to 28 deg.C You can also try to cover the tank with glass or acrylic sheet to retain some gas and slow it's egress from the water. Cheers,
  98. ceg4048

    'The Full Monty' Has Left The Building last photos

    Steve, Discus are the same as any other fish. The larger the fish the more affected they are by hypercapnia. You just have to be careful when you add CO2. Start with very low light so that you can use very low CO2 and then work your way up. Cheers,
  99. ceg4048

    Natural Aquarium attempt - 16/06/2015 (pics)

    The tolerance of moss is pretty high (relatively speaking). The grass and the others ought to be OK. Not sure about the hydrocotile though. You can start with bottle suggested doses and increase from there if you're unsure. You are not limited to any injection rate if there are no fauna in the...
  100. ceg4048

    Natural Aquarium attempt - 16/06/2015 (pics)

    Yes it should be, but the plants are telling you that it isn't. Maybe your injection is weak at this point. I don't really know exactly because I'm hundreds of miles away from where the tank is. What I do know is that plants and algae never lie, so the only thing to do is to give them more of...
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