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  1. Algae
    I set up a new 30 gallon about 2 months ago and it's been going pretty well, most plants are doing really well and have grown incredibly fast in the last few weeks. Still having some slight issues with my repens, lost more than 100 of the 150 I initially planted. Good news is that the ones that...
  2. General Planted Tank Discussion
    1st post, thx in advance! I've had tanks for 8 years, just getting into CO2 injection. I used to live in Louisiana, with great water parameters, and had amazing plant growth w/o using CO2. Now living elsewhere with poor water quality I have tried everything to get good plant growth, all failing...
  3. Algae
    Hello everyone, I am new to the forum, but a long time lurker. I recently got bitten by the aquarium bug and have been so happy starting out with this hobby. Throughout my 3-4 months in the hobby I've encountered a few problems on the way, but nothing too serious. Currently, I have a small...
  4. Plants
    I planted a bunch of different type Swords a couple weeks ago and tried to go low tech. They are covered in BBA now and I reinstated the injected CO2 to try and combat it. Amazon Sword Echinodorus Bleheri Dwarf Echinodorus Parviforus Ruffled Amazon Sword - Echinodorus Martii Major The question...
  5. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    A week ago I did a major pruning to remove all leaves with hair algae. This ended up removing about 50% of my non-root plant mass. Will that much of a reduction in total plant mass mean a reduction in plant nutrient consumption and that I should reduce fertilization for a while? Or will the...
  6. Low Tech Forum
    Hi guys, I'm new to this forum, but have been reading a couple of threads online on rescaping an already established tank. Just would like to get some opinions from all you planted tank experts over here! I would like to rescape my current planted tank due to a crazy resistant BBA attack, throw...
  7. New York
    Hello This is my first posting. I have a 29 gallon planted tank with 96 watts of lighting. When I first got the tank I had poor lighting. Since I've upgraded I started getting BBA. I have a pleco, Otos, Corys, and glass shrimp. I just learned that only SAE will eat BBA. So where in the...
  8. Algae
    So i'll be starting a new tank. I have some media in a friends tank now to help quicken the cycle. :fish: The trouble with that is he has some BBA algae. At least i think it's BBA. Will i be seeding my new tank with my friends tank algae? If so, it may not be worth it! :icon_eek: Kirk In...
  9. Algae
    Hi: Sorry about this longish post ... I need help with my tank overrun with BBA. 90 gallon heavily planted tank that has been running for 1 year now. It is quite heavily stocked. I run pressurized CO2 and the drop checker is green-yellow. EI dosing with 50% weekly wc. Two Eheim cannister...
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