1. RyanP

    Need help identifying algae

    Can you guys help me out in identifying the algae that I am fighting with? It's been popping up no my hardscape and on my carpeting and slower growing plants (Anubias, buces, S. Repens etc.) And also on most leaves that are slightly shaded. Have my CO2 cranked up as high as I safely can with my...
  2. RyanP

    Plant Damage, Stunted Growth. What am I doing wrong?!

    Hi all, This is my first post on the forum and I am hoping you can help me figure out what is going on in my aquarium. I have been in the hobby for about 2 years and am having a great time learning what it takes to keep a planted tank, but I have been having several issues for the past 3-4...
  3. scoobiemandan

    GSA and Phosphate

    Tank - Jewel Trigon 350 Lighting - Jewel Helialux 54W and cheap white LED strip at rear CO2 - Easylife Liquid Carbon (6ml every day prior to lights on) Filtration - Fluval 306/1150lph and APS EFX+2000/2000lph Fertilisation routine - Easylife Profito (30ml weekly after water change) Maintenance...
  4. Myrio

    Algae ID

    Hi all! Could someone tell me the name of these algae? Most of my plants have their older leaves covered with these dark green algae. Maybe GSA? I think I should dose more P and probably N too, because there are also some GBA on the tops of Ludwigia Cuba and Syngonanthus.
  5. Matt Horne

    Hair Algae Nightmare!!! Please help

    Hi everyone, So I've got a horrible hair algae outbreak in my tank. Its probably been there for 2-3 weeks now and is driving me mad! So firstly, here are my tank stats: Tank size: 80x40x40 Set up for about 4 months. Ferts: EI (15ml dosed just as lights come on) Co2: Pressurised Co2 (drop...
  6. Zak Rafik

    Attacked by Algae in my planted tank. BBA / BGA / GSA - Help!

    Hi eveyone, This morning I noticed in my tank, 3 types of algae. Black Brush Algae -BBA Blue-green algae (Cyanobacteria) -BGA Green Spot Algae -GSA For the first time, my 255 liter tank is being attacked at a large scale. Usually, the algae problems would be at a selected spot and would go...