DIY Substrate/Fertilizers for planted aquariums.

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Re: DIY Substrate/Fertilizers for planted aquariums.

Unread postby SCORPIO » Fri Mar 07, 2014 8:19 am

rana wrote:can i use REXOLIN® CXK http://www.pragro.com/PRAGRO_files/RexolineCXK.htm as micro nutrient?

what was the price and quantity available in the market of
Potassium nitrate (KNO3)
Potassium sulphate (K2SO4)
Magnesium sulphate (MGSO4)
Potassium mono-phosphate (KP04)
thanks in advanced


It is best to use CSM B


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Re: DIY Substrate/Fertilizers for planted aquariums.

Unread postby rana » Sat Mar 08, 2014 10:54 pm

DIY Fertilizer

Potassium nitrate (KNO3) 1 teaspoons
Potassium sulphate (K2SO4) 2 teaspoons
Magnesium sulphate (MGSO4) 3 teaspoons
Trace elements mix 2 teaspoons
Dosage : 3 ml/100 liter in alternate days.

can i mix them in 500 ml or 1 ltr container? along with RO water.

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Re: DIY Substrate/Fertilizers for planted aquariums.

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rana wrote:can i mix them in 500 ml or 1 ltr container? along with RO water.


In 500ml of water.
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Re: DIY Substrate/Fertilizers for planted aquariums.

Unread postby rana » Sat Mar 08, 2014 11:55 pm

thnk thnk

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Re: DIY Substrate/Fertilizers for planted aquariums.

Unread postby sub » Sun Mar 09, 2014 12:25 am

murrum mitti which r use for construction road r leterite ?

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sub wrote:murrum mitti which r use for construction road r leterite ?


Red colored clay is called latarite.
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Unread postby sushant » Sun Mar 09, 2014 6:46 pm

sub wrote:murrum mitti which r use for construction road r leterite ?

I guess this is what literate is called in West Bengal.
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Re: DIY Substrate/Fertilizers for planted aquariums.

Unread postby sub » Sun Mar 09, 2014 8:06 pm

here in chhattisgarh we also called red color soil with small ball kind stone as murrum , most part of this region hv red soil , so murrum r leterite only ? ,what should I use powder one or round stone one ?

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sub wrote:here in chhattisgarh we also called red color soil with small ball kind stone as murrum , most part of this region hv red soil , so murrum r leterite only ? ,what should I use powder one or round stone one ?


Make it powder before use as aquarium substrate.
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Re: DIY Substrate/Fertilizers for planted aquariums.

Unread postby sub » Sun Mar 09, 2014 8:33 pm

Kk sir :thnk