The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Replace bulbs?
Thread: Replace bulbs?
View Single Post
Old 01-27-2013, 06:08 PM   #6
Darkblade48
Moderator
 
Darkblade48's Avatar
 
PTrader: (3/100%)
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Japan
Posts: 9,317
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mahlady View Post
What "would" change the amount of light in my tank? I have seen no growth, the tank looks dark, and not sure if light is my problem, or my hard water. (unable to test gh/kh atm-gotta buy a kit on the 1st)
Adding an additional bulb would increase the amount of light you have (and would eliminate dark spots as well).

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mahlady View Post
I am feeling a little distressed, it has been since 12/20, and the only new growth I have are, 1 leaf on an Anubas, New roots on my Swords near the top leaves...
That rate of growth sounds about right for Anbuias spp. They tend to be extremely slow growers.

Are you sure you have an Amazon Sword? Roots from the tops of leaves does not sound like any Amazon Sword I know.
__________________
Anthony

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 online now   Reply With Quote