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  1. Substrate
    My 55g tank has medium gravel (slightly smaller than pea sized) on the top layer and laterite below. I found out that laterite doesn't contain a lot of macros, which explains why my swords arent doing well. My question is, is it safe to add ferts like osmocote plus gel caps or osmocote potshots...
  2. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    I can't get hold of Osmocote Plus Gel Caps right now so I thought I would give the potshots a try since my swords r showing signs of N deficiency. It seems that laterite and Seachem root tabs aren't enough. As far as I can tell Potshots pretty much the same as Osmocote plus in terms of NPK...
  3. General Planted Tank Discussion
    I just bought a 55 Gallon fish tank and I bought some organic potting mixture and some sand and gravel. Now I have been researching and the stories i hear are scary about people loosing their fish, I would like some information about these items; and are they safe for fish? 1) Lambert 100%...
  4. Substrate
    im starting a new planted tank with aquasoil. im just wondering if it would help to put some dry ferts in the substrate. would it be safe?
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