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04-21-2003 12:55 AM
rossi32s Tim... thanks for the link...

FOund the type... Brush algae

Any suggestion on clearing it up?

04-20-2003 02:45 PM
SNPiccolo5 I don't know about the fertilizer you are using, but it would probably be cheaper if you used KNO3, K2SO4, and KH2PO4 and a trace mix to fertilize. A good site for algae identification is

04-18-2003 12:01 PM
goshawk99 I have the same, not as much tho. I look forward to the answer to rid this stuff. All I have been doing is scrubbing it off at the weekly water change.
03-24-2003 06:51 PM
Originally Posted by rossi32s
green spot i believe.... anyone know of any pics online that show the different kinds?
Here is the spot algae on the glass.

03-23-2003 04:03 AM
rossi32s figured it out... SALT.... a few weeks ago the guy at the LFS tol me I needed to add salt to the tank. well.... after much research... I have read that salt slows down the nutrient absord rate of the plants... thus the algae bloom....
03-19-2003 02:00 PM
rossi32s green spot i believe.... anyone know of any pics online that show the different kinds?
03-19-2003 12:48 PM
ljezuit What kind of Algae? Hair, brush, green spot?
03-19-2003 03:53 AM
rossi32s My plants started to develop algae on the leaves once again....

Heavilly Planted Tank
~4.0 WPG 11HR PhotoPeriod
PH 6.8
Plant Guild Gold Fert

Any suggestions

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