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  1. #11

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    Quote Originally Posted by rich311k
    I have alway read they do not and looking at theroots on mine they are just tendrils. I have buried them before and the root mass in impressive. I chalked that up to the plant not find something to wrap around so they just keep pumping out roots. Your argument sounds right to me Smaug.

    However holes in leaves means a shortage of portable nutrients which says to me add potassium and then nitrates if needed.
    No argument there.Just vollunteering info I was.

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    Quote Originally Posted by smaug
    No argument there.Just vollunteering info I was.
    and great info it was. :)

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    To rich311k: I started adding extra nitrates to curve algae breaks outs because my plants weren't growing fast enough to use up the nutrients I was putting in the tank. I've been keeping nitrates between 5-10 ppm for the past 2 weeks. All plants but the largest anubias seem to be responding well. I think I'm going to add some crush coral so I have a continuous supply of potassium and calcium.

    To every1 else : All the anubias in the tank are anchored to rocks or drift wood so no problems with the ribosomes. I've also got a slow growing crypt that is having similar problems.

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