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    DIYFK member jtelling325's Avatar


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    Help needed. Algae?

    I just started my first planted aquarium, which is currently about 1 month old. I have some brown fibers appearing on some of my plants and dont know what it is or how to get rid of it.
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    i would start with hydrogen peroxide. Start by shutting down all pumps including air (or any thing that will mover the water) use a small needle and syringe and apply directly to angle. Wait 1/2hr or so and tern on pumps.


    P.S. A opened bottle of hydrogen peroxide "H2O2" can tern to water "H2O" after siting for years. So if in doubt get new...Click here to enlarge

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