Freshwater Plants: Nutrient Deficiencies - Aquathusiast
How to Correct Freshwater Plant Nutrient Deficiencies? Diagnose the Problem The key to eliminating a deficiency is by finding the culprit. Using the guide above it is your job to diagnose and identify what deficiency you are experiencing in your planted tank. Experiencing stunted growth and misshapen leaves? Probably a calcium deficiency. Experiencing an …
Fairy moss, dwarf water lettuce, spider plants - sale or trade
Surface aquarium plants are particularly useful: They leach nitrates (fish waste) directly from the water column via their beautiful trailing root systems, and they provide a sense of safety and shelter for your fish. But beware placing them in aquariums with a H.O.B. filter, as the strong downward current created by the water flow will continually drag surface plants down, damaging their roots and eventually killing them.
A wonderful, easy-to-understand chart on cycling your fish tank! How to cycle your new fish tank. This explains exactly how to keep your water naturally clean and your fish healthy. It's called "cycling" your tank. This will make your tank maintenance much, much easier. You will have to do fewer water changes and have healthier fish! Cycled Aquarium: Ammonia: 0, Nitrite: 0, Nitrate: Under 20 ppm