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Sieryu stone vs Fluval Stratum

So I've heard that Sieryu stone raises pH and hardness. However, Fluval Plant Stratum claims to lower pH to ~6.8. I'm fine with having my water a little harder, as my tap is actually really soft. But I was wondering how might these two factors interect. Do you think that the fluval stratum can overpower the sieryu stone in terms of pH?


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Stone reaction with water will be far slower than the soil. And sieryu stones are used with ADA soils with no noted ill effects on water params

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