Macronutrients for Planted Tank: (S Ca Mg)

Every plant needs 13 mineral nutrients to grow. These 13 nutrients can be divided into two groups according to the amount used by plants. These two groups are macronutrients and micronutrients. Macronutrients are those nutritive elements that plants need in a large…Read More »

Role of Magnesium in Planted Tank!

Aquatic plants absorb Magnesium in the Mg2+ form. It is a member of the macronutrients for aquatic plants. Plants, especially aquatic plants need Magnesium often in larger amounts. Why Aquatic plants need Magnesium? Magnesium plays an important role in the photosynthesis of…Read More »

Calcium for planted tank!

Calcium is one of the six macronutrients that every aquatic plant need. Plants use macronutrients in a large amount regularly. As every plant uses them so much, macronutrients should be added to the aquarium on a regular basis. Calcium is absorbed as…Read More »

Micronutrients for planted tank!

There are thirteen mineral nutrients that every plant needs to grow. These nutrients are divided into two groups. They are the macronutrients and micronutrients. They are also known as primary nutrients and secondary nutrients. Macronutrients are those nutritive elements that plants require…Read More »

Do you need to supplement Sulfur in your aquarium?

Plants absorb sulfur in the form of sulfate ion (SO42-). It is an essential element for the formation of chlorophyll, respiration, and photosynthesis. It is also required for absorbing and utilizing other nutritive elements. Sulfurous amino acid, which is one of the…Read More »