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post #12 of (permalink) Old 03-23-2013, 10:23 PM
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Originally Posted by STS_1OO View Post
Eco-complete alone is fine but it puts more emphasis on the use of root tabs. Eco-Complete will collect minerals and nutrients from water column dosing as well but tabs will be necessary for stemmed plants.

I personally used Miracle Grow Potting Soil (about 1-1.5" deep) and capped that with another 1-1.5" of eco-complete. Root tabs, I found, were less necessary.


You're right...and using root tabs here also

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