Thread: newbie ?s
01-14-2013, 12:19 PM #11
Not sure of the post, either; but plants can be killed by high ammonia and nitrites are just terrible for plants. Mommy1 is correct, no way ammonia levels could reach harmful levels for plants with fish.
Plants prefer nitrates and do not easily use ammonia.Knowledge is fun(damental)
A 75 gal with eight Discus, fake plants, and a lot of wood also with sand substrate. Clean up crew is down to just two Sterba's Corys. Filters: continuous new water flow; canister w/UV, in-tank algae scrubber!! Finally, junked the nitrate removal unit from hell.
For Fishless cycling:http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aqua...ead.php?t=5640