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Old 02-04-2017, 10:30 PM   #1
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Soaking plants/decor in bleach

Can I soak my decor and plants in lemon scented bleach as long as I rinse them really well and soak them in Prime overnight afterwards?
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I would worry about the fragrances.
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I was told I can soak them in peroxide as it is safer. My question is, how much peroxide do I use and how long do I soak them?
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Why do you need to soak them?
If you're trying to remove debris, algae, or stains, try running very hot tap water over them, or dipping them in near boiling water, and wiping them with a soft, lint-free cloth. Hot water will kill anything as well as bleach or peroxide. Remember though, that much of your beneficial bacteria will grow on decor.
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Soaking plants/decor in bleach

I don't have the patience to scrub every single leaf on every single plant I have. I would rather just do it the fast way and soak them in peroxide or bleach
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After a dip in hot water, you'll be surprised how much gunk will come off with just the sprayer on your sink.
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