Fertilizers and Water Parameters [Archive] - The Planted Tank Forum

: Fertilizers and Water Parameters



  1. AGA 2019 Vin Video Presentation
  2. Tank cycling question
  3. Ca and Mg equation
  4. Fertilizer seachem Flourish
  5. Low KH effect on ph readings?
  6. Marine Pure Block and Aluminium
  7. Dosing muriatic acid to lower KH
  8. Tap water for shrimp?
  9. [Request] Review of GLA's EDTA+DTPA MICROMIX. Link inside.
  10. Deficiency or Excess?
  11. Pls Help Me Identify...
  12. Need Help with RODI
  13. freezing csm+b mix
  14. Salifert nitrate test
  15. Osmocote Plus Aquarium Live Plant Fertilizer (New Product?)
  16. Cycling with Plants
  17. ph and c02
  18. Add ferts to dsm baby tears
  19. EI doesn't work and is killing my plants
  20. Mg Levels in Water Questions
  21. Nitrate test options ?
  22. easy-life K test,,,, help
  23. Do I have a Deficiency?
  24. high gh using distilled water
  25. NA Thrive vs APT Complete
  26. Nitrite spike in a planted fully cycled tank
  27. Purigen is just amberlyst?
  28. Interesting write up on "liquid carbon"
  29. Manganese used in EI?
  30. Is this a K deficiency?
  31. Best way to disinfect large tank
  32. What is Prime?
  33. Questions about Osmocote+
  34. Clay vs dynamite plus
  35. What does a CSM + B overdose look like?
  36. What does a micro deficiency look like?
  37. NPK Fert dosing on tap water
  38. Mixing dry fertilizer for auto dosing question
  39. Help me understand Ph drop with CO2
  40. Dosing Liquid Fertilizer
  41. Excel changed formula?
  42. RO water and wonder shells
  43. KH Depletion Bacteria
  44. What's missing?
  45. Wonder Shells... anyone have solid into on these?
  46. Nitrate dosing if at 0?
  47. Sanity check please - Leaves are starting to die again
  48. Due to my rocks, my calcium is 100ppm and magnesium is 8.7ppm. Is this ok?
  49. Can driftwood cause nitrite to spike up?
  50. How to choose Fe fertilizer
  51. From Malawi to South American - Advice wanted
  52. Fert dosing
  53. Trying to understand my water parameters
  54. Need assistance modifying Salifert Potassium test to lower PPM
  55. Peculiarly High Ph During Fishless Cycle With Ada Amazonia II
  56. Iron chelate and ph
  57. low tech Ferts: EI or Tom Barr's ratio's?
  58. yet another DIY KH,GH + nutrient dose for RODI water
  59. Getting a little fed up. Can you help me diagnose these holes?
  60. Nitrate Reduction Products
  61. Nitrites won't drop w/ 100% wc
  62. Raising KH with Baking Soda
  63. Cycling - Where are my Nitrates going?
  64. Liquid carbon in the morning
  65. recommendations for weird tap water
  66. Do I need Ferts? Bacopa, Amazon Sword, and Anubius
  67. Nitrite Issue When Cycling With Ada Amazonia Ii And Power Sand Special
  68. Preventing Seiryu Stone Leach
  69. Simple question about dosing
  70. Dosing... AHHHHH!
  71. Brown Sugar as Fertiliser???
  72. DTPA Fe at 8.1 PH
  73. Reverse osmosis?
  74. Raise KH to reduce acidity for hardscape?
  75. Diagnose my nutrient deficiencies!
  76. root tabs with BDBS?
  77. Dosing KNO3 powder in Planted Aquarium
  78. Do dry fertilizers expire?
  79. Zero Nitrates
  80. Potassium Test Kit: Good & Inexpensive
  81. HydroBuddy Experiences
  82. New tank - Ph help!
  83. Nitrites not going down?
  84. EI Dosing with Thrive instead of dry ferts
  85. PH goes up in tank?
  86. Modern CO2 levels
  87. Dosing HCL, post your experiences
  88. RODI Water: Accurate PH readings and remineralizing
  89. weirdly high nitrate and phosphate in only one tank
  90. signs of low nitrogen but nitrates test OK?
  91. High nitrates 160ppm+
  92. What couse this plants to grow this white roots ?
  93. Have I made a big dumb?
  94. When to know if you are over-thinking fertilization
  95. Ammonia won't go down
  96. Flourish
  97. Do Plants need GH/KH?
  98. Is it normal to have to dumo phosphate in your tank?
  99. Calling all plant geeks
  100. Tiny white worms on glass
  101. there is something in my fertilizers.
  102. Yet another cycling thread
  103. Flourish Ferts
  104. ADA liquid fert
  105. Is rotala butterfly calculator off?
  106. Planted Aquarium Concepts tabs
  107. adjusting water parameters
  108. different amounts of co2
  109. Do I have a deficiency or...? (Album inside)
  110. Mixing Seachem and Aquavitro
  111. CaSO4.1 or CaSO4.2?
  112. How to calcuate Mg if you know Ca and GH?
  113. question about JBL co2 test
  114. High tap ph making water changes difficult
  115. CSM+B micros causes staghorn algae
  116. Does this Hanna freshwater magnesium kit measure GH or just magnesium?
  117. NA Thrive- Sexy looking bottles. Thoughts?
  118. Ludwigia deficiency i can't identify
  119. PH/KH state my co2 is 30ppm when I am not adding co2 at all
  120. will Nitrites still test positive if they are "detoxified"
  121. Plants dying and getting pale/mushy?
  122. Are My Water Parameters "Plant Friendly"?
  123. Question about Equilibrium and sick fish
  124. High ph in ro water
  125. Test kit needed for planted tank?
  126. What could explain these water parameters?
  127. Lowering RODI pH
  128. Mixing fertilizer with tap water
  129. Setting up auto dosing question
  130. Help Can I do a very high% water chng Nitrates TOO high
  131. Elemental Sulfur
  132. Copper free plant fertilizer?
  133. Continuing the cycle
  134. What are CO2 Tablets?
  135. New tank, high nitrites
  136. Soft water with higher ph?
  137. Thoughts on my tank's Cycle
  138. Silicone (Si)
  139. can't determine my CO2
  140. How to measure calcium so I can balance maganesium?
  141. My tank isn't cycling
  142. beginner help
  143. High phosphorous usage normal?
  144. How to properly raise kh and gh from RO water?
  145. Help me with Ph test results
  146. NH4NO3 Ammonium Nitrate
  147. Seachem Daily Fert Dosing Chart (Help Me Balance)
  148. Let's play: Name that plant problem!
  149. Should I try to lower my GH?
  150. Should I dose Daily or Weekly?
  151. 1st planted tank HELP!!!
  152. Horrible water conditions. RO will help?
  153. Multiple CO2 Dispenser vs single with increased bubble count
  154. Drop checker solution questions
  155. Cycling with plants
  156. Phosphates in ADA ferts system.
  157. Amount of ferts in old aquariums.
  158. Share your dosing thread
  159. It was nice to have my fishless cycle crash
  160. Potassium Nitrate Grade
  161. Seachem NPK Combination
  162. Does CSM+B get old?
  163. How to get proper GH and KH levels
  164. Old 'stuff'
  165. Triton testing to optimize dosing
  166. Is there a down side to low Nitrates (<10ppm)
  167. Too much light or fert deficiency?
  168. CSM+B and the EI methode
  169. Diluting tap water with distilled water?
  170. Did Thrive Change Its Formulation? Rotala Butterfly seems to have the wrong data.
  171. Water clarity
  172. Really high Ph
  173. Cloudy water in established tank after custom micros
  174. Lines and poor quality old leaves
  175. PH regulation
  176. Using tap water with active substrate - KH range?
  177. Seachem Iron Multitest stays clear?
  178. new to plants what should i be dosing?
  179. Testing iron levels
  180. Did I mix my plantex too strong?
  181. What deficiency is this?
  182. Instant cycling?
  183. How do I know when hyrda is really dead?
  184. Mysterious pH Increase
  185. kh ,gh test anytime?
  186. EI with multiple tanks
  187. Phosphorus vs Iron
  188. Why so much K2SO4 in GH Boosters
  189. PH 6.2 for most Anubias???
  190. Gathered rocks
  191. Removing Si02 from tap water
  192. Can someone double check my calculations
  193. Help me understand
  194. K2co3 where to buy
  195. Stuck in reef mode, need a kick
  196. nitrites during planted tank cycle?
  197. To fert or not to fert
  198. Amonia in tap water
  199. Lines on Leaves Deficiency (solved? Pics)
  200. Watch Plants or Test Kits? Ca/Mg Availability?
  201. Low pH Distilled Top Off Water Shrimp Problems?
  202. Is it possible to use Dennerle Shrimp King Sulawesi Salt GH+/KH+ for R/O and Neos
  203. GLA Micromix dosage?
  204. Front loaders
  205. Help me replace Equilibrium with DIY fertz
  206. What kind of alge is it ?
  207. Measuring Nitrate/Phophate when EI dosing
  208. Very Low to Nill dKH
  209. When to dose ferts with new Aquasoil Light?
  210. [yet another] fertilizer newbie
  211. Subtrate Fertilizer Alternative to Osmocote+
  212. Plants struggling - fertilisers and/or CO2?
  213. Liquid Ferts?
  214. DIY AIO Fert mix
  215. Low pH stalling cycle?
  216. Cycled and absence of nitrate
  217. Daily dosing CSM+B EDTA Iron?
  218. Help! Nitrite spike
  219. Continuous water change...
  220. Should nitrite come first and nitrate follows?
  221. NO3 limitation doing more harm than good
  222. Beginner &#x1f92f;
  223. what time to test
  224. Very confused about fertilizer
  225. Nitrate limited dosing help
  226. Nitrate test kits
  227. Help with water parameters
  228. Any experience with the UNS all in one fertilizer?
  229. Cleaning my filter
  230. tank cycling help
  231. Should I raise KH in planted tank with ADA or not?
  232. New Tank Cycling/Plant Melt
  233. Improving Fertilization in 180 gallon
  234. Which tests to get?
  235. Can I safely use Indian Almond Leaves in this tank, or would it cause dangerous pH swings?
  236. Green Melon is Red - What am I doing Right/Wrong?
  237. Water Hardness
  238. Issues with Ludwigia repens 'super red'
  239. Pretty simple question
  240. Nitrites in Tap Water: Purigen or Nitra Zorb?
  241. Dry fert or aio
  242. GLA Dry ferts questions.
  243. Help with remineralizing ro/di
  244. Ammonia test interpretation help
  245. NilocG Aquatics dry fert discrepancy
  246. Ordering my dry ferts need advice
  247. KH / CO2 / PH inconsistency.
  248. Will dosing this much equilibrium cause issues?
  249. Custom micros and suddenly green hair algae invasion
  250. Co2 with a sponge filter?