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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-14-2013, 09:57 PM Thread Starter
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Hi there! My planted tank seems to be doing pretty good but I have two small problems, two o f my plants look as if they're starting to die and I'm wondering if anyone has any advice of how to get them out? I don't think the entire plant is dead just part of it D:
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-14-2013, 10:00 PM
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I wouldn't remove the entire plant, just cut off the parts that have died. It is common for some of the plant to die off when placed in a new environment
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-15-2013, 01:39 PM
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when did you plant it? if it was still recent the plant might just be cycling its new leaves. I would trim back the dead parts but keep nursing it and see what happens.
also what kind of plant and what are the lighting/water params
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What does the dying part look like? It could be anything from shock melting to a mineral deficiency, not enough or too much light, etc. Do you have a photo?
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