Help me Im stupid!!!
10 Gallon Rimless Aquarium
Low/med planted with several types of low light plants.
Tested today with a 5 in 1 test strip from Walmart, API master test kit on order.
Nitrate (NO3) = 0ppm
Nitrite (NO2) = 0ppm
Hardness (GH) 150ppm
Alkalinity (KH) = 40ppm
PH = 7.2 - 7.8ppm via test kit
PH = 9 - 9.9 via glass drop checker+ph soultion.
Temp = 24°C
TDS 314ppm via tds pen checker.
Lighting 9hrs daily.
HOB Filter Tetra Wisper 20/30??
Substrate 100% Black Moon sand.
Plants & 7 MTS that already made babies.
The problem is: Water is cloudy white color, plants are melting fast even the pennywort.
been running for 3 weeks, planted since day 1, only now starting to melt.
HELP ME figure out what I gotta do to save the plants and tank in general. PLEASE.