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  1. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    How do you monitor and keep your nutrient levels, Macro and Micro and N in check? I test my water for the usual suspects using an API kit and I measure my TDS and PH but I need some feedback on how to better manage my EI dosed planted tanks and appreciate the feedback. Two tanks are now...
  2. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    I have a 10 gallon mid-tech tank (my first planted tank) that did very well for the first 6 weeks or so but then plant growth slowed to a near halt almost overnight and I developed an algae problem that has been worsening. I think the problem is that I the root tabs I started with have run out...
  3. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    Its on ebay so no link, would be great to get some opinions on what people think of this, is it a good for a tank that is using high lights, injected co2 and not particularly hard to keep plants, could this really be used on its own ? Its called Lush Max This is the break down of the stuff...
  4. Algae
    Hey guys, I'm new to tanks and have had a friend help me set up a 50gal dirted tank. I am running 6 T5HO lighting with CO2 and API leaf-zone fertilizer. At the moment the plants are not growing at all and are struggling to stay green. The lights stay on 8 hours a day. There is hair algae on all...
  5. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Not sure if I searched thoroughly enough but I'm curious. Why can't you dose macros and micros together? Is it because they will interact or because the plants won't be able to use everything or something else entirely?
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