ADA - Iron Bottom Long (30 pcs)
Excellent for sustaining healthy long-term growth of plants species such as Echinodorus, Crytocoryne, and Blyxa that derive more nutrition from the substrate. Use the Iron Bottom "Long" with larger plants and aquariums with deeper substrates. Nutrient coated sticks with added iron- which often becomes insufficient in an aquarium over time. Aquatic plants such as Echinodorus and Cryptocoryne are two species of aquatic plants which absorb their necessary nutrients from their roots. Insufficient nutrients in the substrate sometimes causes whitening or other growth problems. Iron Bottom is an easily applied fertilizer supplement that provides the necessary elements for the proper growth. In the solid form of sticks, it contains various nutrients and is coated with trace elements, particularly iron. Slowly dissolving sticks of Iron Bottom maintain a gentle and constant supply of nutrients, which is especially important for long term care and to avoid deficiency symptoms. Long type is for layouts with larger plants or thick substrate.