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Re: alternatives to bleach for getting sterile aquatic plant sam
>allelopathic properties to fight the algae. Coincidentally, I
>noticed a recession of Spirogyra after I added a capsule of a strong
>antibiotic (250mg Dalacin-C / 50gal) to treat blue green algae.
Wild ass guess here, but Spirogyra has a particularily unusual spiral
chloroplast with a very large surface area to volume ratio, and given
that chloroplasts are really symbiotic cyanobacteria, perhaps this
causes its sensitivity?
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