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  1. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    I am using the rotala butterfly calculator and when calculating trace elements it is saying I need to dose 240 ML per week in my 36 gallon tank to be within optimal range. Does this sound right? the bottle itself is only 500ML which means ill be replacing trace every two weeks.
  2. Fertilizers and Water Parameters
    I've been thinking of switching to flourish comp for my EI micros. I currently use AquariumPlantFoodUK's trace mix but I seem to constantly be encountering micro deficiencies. Has anyone has success with flourish instead of CSM or other trace mixes? Flourish has a higher ratio of iron to other...
  3. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Reposting here to get some more opinions... Salt? Yeah containing 90+ minerals and trace elements, and over 50,000 organic compounds!!! Do I have your attention ??? Here is a link to SeaAgri's site showing some pretty impressive reviews... From a couple of aquarium owners. One using it for...
  4. Shrimp & Other Invertebrates
    Okay, so call me crazy, but i feel like the plantedtank shrimpers should hear this. Maybe its a coincidence, but i feel like that is unlikely. I keep RCS in a 5.5 gallon with relatively fast growing plants, CO2 and high lights. You may infer that im crazy based on this. But, lately my RCS are...
  5. Substrate
    I'm planning on starting a new planted tank by January and redoing a current one and had a couple questions about putting together a substrate. Tanks are 20 gallon long and 29 gallon. One will be low light (35W fluorescents) and the other high light (65W + 65W for 4hrs PCFs). Eheim classic...
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