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Discussion in 'Aquatic Plant Fertilization' started by daniel deacu, Mar 10, 2018.

  1. Sepp0207

    Sepp0207 New Member

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    Hello Daniel,

    this is a realy nice tank. Wonderfull plants. Can you tell us something about your current fertilization? Makros and Mikros. What kind of chelat are using for the Micros and which are unchelated?
    Thank you.

    Greetings Sebastian
     
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    macro i use something between Ei and PPspro. with alot of PO4 and Mg. micros is almost all of them chelated. Fe DTPA, Mn DTPA. boric acid, Zn sulphate, and very very small amounts of Copper EDTA and Molibden EDTA. i keep 0.1 ppm Fe , 20-25ppm NO3. 8ppm PO4, 40-45ppm K or more. i use tap water treated with HCL for lowering KH. from kh6 to kh 1. Gh is 8. temperature 24-28. light, now i use only 10 x39W . sometime ago i used 14x39w. T5
     
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    Thank you for your Information. Where can you buy Mn-DTPA? I am searching for a long time.
     
  4. daniel deacu

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    BASF . Mn dtpa 6% you can search with google. i buy-it some time ago... you won;t need alot...
     
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    Beautiful pictures. The full tank shot in the last page is incredible. :D
     
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    update. photos made 2 days ago.

    IMG_9021.jpg

    IMG_9026.jpg
     
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    Beautiful! So what was the fertilizer regime that gave you the best result?
     
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    i think i don;t truly understand your question. i dose daily, something lower then EI. i use alot of Po4 and Mg.
     
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