Fertilizers for 55 gallon planted tank

Discussion in 'The Planted Tank' started by Gexx, May 6, 2012.

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  1. 2in10

    2in10 Super Moderator Staff Member

    Aug 6, 2009
    Sparks, NV
    Welcome back.

    Remove the Denitrate that is the source of your algae issues since your phosphate and nitrate are out of balance. A 10:1 ratio of nitrate to phosphate is suggested. I use dry ferts from Green Leaf Aquariums and just mix them into a solution for dosing. DO NOT mix iron with phosphate as they will react together are precipitate out.