New Aquarium Planting - The Planted Tank Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-25-2013, 11:15 PM Thread Starter
Newbie
 
lvlyjuliet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Burbank
Posts: 2
New Aquarium Planting

Hi I am new at aquarium planting..

I purchased
-Java Fern
-Amazon Sword
-Dwarf Bacopa
-Vallisneria nana
-Oval Ludwigia

they are not looking so great and a lot of the leaf's are thinning and the java fern has white clear spots on it

I purchased fluval stratum substrate should I also purchase Seachem Flourish or that too much

I have not added the stratum but I will soon, I just would like to get some advice on how to prevent this

I don't have co2 running, I have my plants in a evolve 4-no fish
lvlyjuliet is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-25-2013, 11:25 PM
Planted Tank Obsessed
 
Idrankwhat's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Florida
Posts: 314
what type of lighting and filtration do you have?
Idrankwhat is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-26-2013, 01:44 AM
Planted Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Eaton Rapids, Mi, USA
Posts: 267
If your lights are stock, it isn't a lot of light,but it sounds like nutrient issues to me. I'd post in the plants section to get help with that. Also, just a heads up, that sword will get huge!
seuadr is offline  
Reply

Tags
evolve4, flourish, fluval stratum, no co2

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The Planted Tank Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome