Plant Recovery

  1. T

    TombedOrchestra Valued Member Member

    I have lots of hornwort and wisteria I recently purchased. The ends of the plants have slowly been turning brown over the past 5 days. I have a 55 gal and they were under two 15w flourescents.

    BUT I just got the finnex planted 247 LED lights as well as began dosing with API Plant Grow liquid fert.

    Will my plants brown spots recover now that I have the proper lighting and nutrients going in?
  2. tetratetris

    tetratetris Valued Member Member

    To much lighting could maybe be the problem, it'd be a toasty plant. Also you don't really want to leave the lights on 24/7.

    Hope this helps :)
  3. s

    smee82 Fishlore VIP Member

    The brown bits wont recover. Trim off any brown or rotten stems to stop it from spreading and replant whats left.
  4. OP

    TombedOrchestra Valued Member Member

    Nope, I don't do 24/7 lol... It's on the timer so it goes through the natural light cycle.

    Sounds good, I'll trim the brown. However, I have all the wisteria and hornwort floating. So I guess I'll just trim and continue float?
  5. musserump09

    musserump09 Well Known Member Member

    Hope this helps! Freshwater-Plant-Nutrient-Deficiency.jpg
  6. tetratetris

    tetratetris Valued Member Member

    Ok good I did'nt mean that you did I had just said it to make sure, also because when you said the lights you said 24/7 although I thought this was just for the model I was just checking.

    Good thing with the timer I have one on my ten gallon becuase i'd forget lol