Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Freshwater > Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 06-12-2022, 10:03 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2022
Posts: 5
My plants arenít growing and they keep dying

Iíve had this tank running for over 2 months and the plants are barely growing and they seem to have holes in them. what can i do?
iíve been adding potassium and they have root tabs
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	21B69357-8B5E-47C8-8C25-830547CF86BF.jpg
Views:	27
Size:	259.0 KB
ID:	323585  

__________________
richy01 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-12-2022, 09:34 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
dcutl002's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Smithfield, Va.
Posts: 1,415
The plants may have been grown emersed (out of water) before you purchased them. In this case, some melting or leaf dieback should be expected.

For a nutrient deficiency you can check out this thread.

http://www.aquaticplantcentral.com/f...e-diagram.html
dcutl002 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-17-2022, 01:58 PM   #3
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Join Date: Jul 2021
Posts: 454
I dont know if it would be an Emerson grown issue but I’m far from an expert there.

My Emerson grown plants all seemed to go through the “ugly cycle” like this within the first couple weeks. By the 2 month mark they were 100% again. But I imagine different plants take different amounts of time to transition
__________________
ColdKoi is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
dyi, dying, plant, plants

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
My aquarium plants arenít growing charlie2y3 Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 19 12-10-2017 09:31 PM
Plant cuttings aren't planting/keep getting disturbed. Should I remove them? Davala Freshwater & Brackish - Planted Tanks 17 08-06-2014 11:21 AM
They aren't throw away fish Sharpchick Freshwater & Brackish - Coldwater, Native Fish & Ponds 8 04-01-2013 11:53 PM
Will they keep growing? silverdollar101 Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 3 12-16-2007 07:52 PM
GSP keep growing..and growing..and growing afilter Saltwater Reef Aquaria 5 06-28-2006 09:56 PM







» Photo Contest Winners







All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:34 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.