The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Hard water confusion
View Single Post
post #3 of (permalink) Old 02-10-2013, 07:54 PM
Darkblade48's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Toronto/Singapore
Posts: 10,713
Originally Posted by SouthernGorilla View Post
Here's what confuses me. I keep reading that hard water stunts plant growth. It's supposed to be hard to grow plants in hard water. What confuses me is why. Hard water is just water with a lot of dissolved minerals in it. So how is it any different from soft water that's been dosed with fertilizers?
Where are you reading this from? I grow plants fine in my (hard) water.


A Primer to Pressurized CO2 and A Primer to Planted Tanks
Eheim Pimp #362 - Eheim 2213 x2, Eheim 2028, Eheim 2217, Eheim surface skimmer and Eheim autofeeder.
Victor Pimp #33 - HPT272-125-350-4M
Darkblade48 is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome