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post #10 of (permalink) Old 10-05-2012, 04:18 PM Thread Starter
Algae Grower
Join Date: Oct 2012
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Originally Posted by Capsaicin_MFK View Post
A word of advice...dont' have any standing water during the dry start. Drain the water out and just keep the soil moist with spraying once a day. The standing water is a breeding ground for cynobacteria (aka Blue-green algae).
Thanks. I will make sure there are no puddles.
I found the (liquid) water changes to a gas state very quickly. Normally the puddle will disappear over night.
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