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Hello, i have trouble growing that wonderful plant, it's growing slowly then it kind of melt, i don't know what's wrong, a picture is better than word, still gonna tell you parameters, if you have an idea what the hell that plant won't grow in the tank, cabomba furcata is hard and doing great so far, i have myriophyllum red stem in it too, she had bad time too, maybe it's the temp that is too high ? thx

tank size : 15 gallons
Light : 2*24 T5 HO bulb @ 10" (25cm) height, amtra plant power + osram lumilux 940 (4000°k)
Co2 : Pressurized CO2 with inline atomizer
filter : Eden 521, 800l/h, more than 10 times turnover
Soil : aquabasis plus + 1 - 2 mm sand.

EI values:
KNO3 : 15 ppm
K2SO4 : 20 ppm
MG : 10 ppm
PO4 : 2 ppm
Micro : 1 ppm

Water parameters :
dGH : 6
dKH : 4
PPM : 120
Temp : 25°c

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I don't know if it's impossible to grow but it is rated as difficult here

I recommend Myrio Roraima as an alternate - it's similar in color and appearance and, at least for me, does well in a tank with CO2, good lighting, ferts, etc.
 
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