Greenlight Stump Remover is what I use for KNO3. I use Greenall Muriate of
Potash for K2SO4. I got both at a plant nursery.
"Jim Miller" wrote in message
I didn't have much luck finding KNO3 by name. You can use Grant's Stump
Remover or Greenlight Stump Remover which supposedly is pure KNO3. These
usually be found at HomeDepot or the hardware store.
If you want KNO3 or other chemicals by name you can go to www.litemanu.com
and order from them. That's what I finally did even after buying the stump
remover to play it safe.
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"linda mar" wrote in message
I posted 2 days ago, but either my server ate the post, or something
go right.. so I'm reposting...
ok. I finally got my nitrate test kit, and checked my water... and it
ZERO. so.. it's ammonia zero, nitrite zero, nitrate zero (kh/gh=3,
no wonder my plants aren't growing that much. I don't have enough fish to
maintain a good level of nitrogen compounds to sustain them (may be I
dump in some gold fish in there...)
anyway, jokes aside...
earlier, someone also recommended that I add potassium. since I also need
nitrates, I guess the best thing to put in would be KNO3 so I can get both
and NO3 in the tank in one shot. I keep seeing it mentioned in this
newsgroup but I haven't quite made the correlation between the chemical
now.. so.. where do I get this?