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Southernfryedyankee
05-03-2010, 08:54 PM
and sometimes the leaf becomes lacelike/transparent and dies. Any ideas on what I can do? I have Anubias, java fern and amazon swords. I use flourish excel as a nutrient booster.

Brhino
05-03-2010, 08:58 PM
what's your lighting situation like? If I'm not mistaken, that can happen with too much lighting.

Southernfryedyankee
05-03-2010, 08:59 PM
what's your lighting situation like? If I'm not mistaken, that can happen with too much lighting.

I am running 4 65w compact flo 50/50 bulbs on a 125

dmagerl
05-03-2010, 09:25 PM
This is an interesting graphic for nutrient deficiencies:
http://www.aquatic-eden.com/2009/06/common-aquatic-plant-deficiency-diagram.html