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nitrate no2-

nitrate no3-

ammonia nh3/nh4+

ph

what should this really look like next to a ideal or healthy planted tank? pi am running no co2 till tomorrow because my tank is empty and i am going to get on it tomorrow.



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Ammonia and nitrites should be 0 ppm.

Nitrates should be around 10 ppm.

pH can really be anything; rather than an "ideal" value, its stability is more important.

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