Re: E.ascherchonianus

On Monday, 2 October 1995, Tomasz Nidecki wrote:

> My E. ascherchonianus (I now am quite sure that this is the
> one I have...) is in a pretty bad state :( It only has 4
> adlt leaves left, and hopefully they won't become white like
> all the others did :(

Could your plants possibly be suffering from Mg deficiency?  My
E. tenellus was a very pale green despite 0.25ppm Fe until I started
adding Mg to my Poor Man's Dupla Drops.  Three days after adding Mg
many new leaves came up, all much darker than the old ones.
Kevin Conlin   Montreal, Canada   "We're Canadians.  We HAVE to be polite"