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  1. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    20 gallon long tank. Aiming for 20ppm nitrate and 5ppm phosphate. I need to put in about 1/4 tsp of mono potassium phosphate into my tank 4-5 days a week to keep it at 5ppm. It drops like crazy overnight. It's almost always at 1ppm~ the next morning. This has caused two multi-week long algae...
  2. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    I have a 9 gallon Eheim aquastyle. When I tried the Excel recommended dosage almost all of my red root floater melted. Are the 2 simply incompatible, or is there am adjusted dosage that might not kill one plant, while still benefiting others?
  3. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    Can anyone tell me how much I should dose 10% Iron Chelate (DTPA) with CSM+B (EI Dosing)? I know CSMB has SOME Iron in it, but I don't know how to compensate for that amount or if it's necessary to do so. I heard 50% of CSMB dosage, but can't find that referenced anywhere...
  4. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hi, I really need some people with similar set ups to give me some advice. lets see.. where to begin.. um.. i have a 60 gallon cube (24"x24"x24") with a 250 watt hay-light planted with 3 swords and some dwarf hair grass. I'm currently using some sea chem root tab fertilizer but would like to use...
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