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Re: [APD] Atypical Algae Problem

So vice versa adding mor potassium can rid you of it?

S. Hieber wrote:

>Just guessing but another possibility is secondary growth
>of blue-green "algae" growing on the original algae (it's
>darker green). The BGA eventually starts to kill off the
>underlying algae and then, when conditions become non-ideal
>for it, it too dies off. I'd aim for good nutirent levels
>for plants, which should avoid the BGA and if the
>long-brush-liek algae is the stuff I think it is, it will
>grow back, especially if given ample nitrogen and phosphate
>but only moderate potassium (what comes with the potassium
>nitrate and potassium phosphate).
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