Rotala Stems Rotting
> Conditions: 110 gallon with:
> Temp=78-81 dF; pH=6.7; dGH=4; dKH=2; 2.2 watts/gal; NH3-nil;
> NO2-nil; NO3<5ppm; PO4<0.1ppm; and CO2=10-13 ppm.
> Fertilizing with my version of PMDD's. Gravel is 1-3 mm
> sand with laterite added to the lower 1/3.
Doug: your conditions are quite similar to mine, and I had no luck
with rotala macranda until I increased my light to 3 watts per gallon
(90 watt full spectrum over a 30 gallon tank).
Hope this helps,
Rev. Michael A. Rodgers When you stop to think . . .
Benediction Lutheran Church
Tsawwassen, British Columbia Don't forget to start again.
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