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Old 12-13-2011, 11:35 AM   #177
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Originally Posted by htismaqe View Post
Plants don't absorb ammonia. Plants absorb nitrates. The bacteria you need convert ammonia to nitrates.
And are you sure about plants not absorbing ammonia? Everything I've read says they can absorb both ammonia and nitrates.

http://thegab.org/Plants/setting-up-...nted-tank.html

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