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Re: [APD] sword root tabs -- or- Poking at substrates

Mark R wrote:
> I think it's hilarious that if someone isn't following the latest fashion in
> aquatic gardening it raises the ire of the APD. I remember the same attitude
> on this list several years ago when somebody dared to suggest that Flourite
> wasn't all it was cracked up to be. I imagine in a few years you'll be
> screaming at us because we don't realize that the aquatic plants we grow are
> actually terrestial plants and need substrate fertilization.

I would imagine that they need substrate fertilization when they are 
terrestrial since they're kind of limited to absorbing nutrients that 
way. Something about nitrate and ammonium not being easy to get into 
solution with air.

Jerry Baker
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