Yeast went into tank GAH
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Specific Aspects of a Planted Tank > Plants


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-13-2014, 11:03 PM   #1
Little Soprano
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Posts: 581
Default

Yeast went into tank GAH


So today I finished up planting my tank for the most part, got all my moss tied to my driftwood, and rocks as well. And then I refilled my CO2 bottles with yeast, and left to go get dog food. Come back, tank is so cloudy can't see the thermometer, and low and behold yeast are on the side of my tank. Ugh.

I normally just use an airstone hooked to it, but it must have been clogged causing extra pressure, and TADA.

There is only mosses (java, willow, christmas) and an Anubias Nana Petite in there. And some MTS that snuck in (if they get killed, that would be dandy). I do know they create a lot of CO2, but I also know they need oxygen to keep going. I did turn off my filter to avoid getting it all in to it, especially being it's brand new. I did a 75% water change (did 50% about 60 minutes ago before I left to go to the store), and that's about it lol.

Is there anything I should be adding to the tank right now? Is the yeast going to harm the plants at all? I do have a small pressurized system on the 40L, though this tank is only getting it temp. Should I take that one and move it to the small tank, and crank it to kill the yeast off faster? Or am I worrying too much...

Maybe I can just leave it and wait? Filter on/off?
Little Soprano is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 04-13-2014, 11:21 PM   #2
metageologist
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
metageologist's Avatar
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Mannsville NY
Posts: 794
Default

Your worrying to much. I have done this in the past when I had a DIY system just do the water changes turn your filter on and it would be clear by morning.

Sent from my SM-N900V using Tapatalk
__________________
GEOLOGY Rocks Have A Gneiss Day
metageologist is online now   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-13-2014, 11:43 PM   #3
Little Soprano
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Posts: 581
Default

I did throw some barley in there earlier for the string algae to keep it under control, so maybe the hydrogen peroxide it produces will kill it? It's starting to clear up.


-Rats- That means those snails aren't gonna be killed lol.
Little Soprano is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Planted Tank Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 01:02 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012