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blackwidow 01-31-2013 06:04 AM

need help: anubias yellow leafs
 
I have a little problem w/ my new anubias nana petite, i have lots of nana petite in the same tank since i have that tank for about 2 years, those old one are doing well and green. About few weeks ago i got some small portion of nana petite from another member here, and i put in the same tank as my nana petite, but the new ones dont do well (yellow leafs).

Its 7.5g low tech tank w/ 13w cfl bulb in sand. i dose random fert everyday (comprehensive, iron, excel, n,p,k, trace....)
i need some input plz

old
http://imageshack.us/a/img401/9532/imag2280.jpg

new
http://imageshack.us/a/img713/9628/imag2277.jpg

ryantube 01-31-2013 06:40 AM

Did your light get stronger or did you put it too close to the light? Anubias is a low light plants. I got the same problem and i fixed it by positioning it to a shady place.

blackwidow 01-31-2013 07:27 AM

the new one is further from the light than the old one...

Indian fern 02-01-2013 12:38 AM

I know that anubias turns yellow because of too much light.

ThatGuyWithTheFish 02-01-2013 01:42 AM

They come in yellow.

blackwidow 02-01-2013 02:06 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Indian fern (Post 2411722)
I know that anubias turns yellow because of too much light.

i have black water, can barely see anything inside if few feet away from the tank. I dont think i have too much light, actually the one on the top (first picture) of the driftwood is the closet to the light which is more green.


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