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I just planted my low light tank today. Every EI dosing guide I see it says to start with Macros first after a water change. Does it matter if you start out dosing Micro's instead of macro's? I dosed Micros by accident.
Also, say on Monday you were supposed to dose Micros, but accidently dose Macros, what would you dose on Tuesday then?
 

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Water conditioner's sometimes detoxify metal's for maybe 24 hour's (more like twelve I think) so micro's are dosed the day after water change.(24 hour's)
Macros are not affected by water conditioner's, so they can be dosed right after water change.
Macro's and micro's are not dosed together for the iron in micro's can make phosphate KH2PO4 precipitate out= less available for plant's.
At least this is my understanding.
 

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Water conditioner's sometimes detoxify metal's for maybe 24 hour's (more like twelve I think) so micro's are dosed the day after water change.(24 hour's)
Macros are not affected by water conditioner's, so they can be dosed right after water change.
Macro's and micro's are not dosed together for the iron in micro's can make phosphate KH2PO4 precipitate out= less available for plant's.
At least this is my understanding.
Got it. Thank you.
 
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