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Please HELP PH Problem
    #638278 - 09/25/12 11:25 AM (4 years, 2 months ago)

PLEASE HELP.

Yesterday I spent 2 hours trying to fix my PH and could not reach what EVERYONE say.

The following tests were made :

Made my water PH 7.0
After giving the plant water, I collected the first drops from the runway and tested them, It showed PH 4.5.
I added PH up, made my water PH at 9.0 so that the runway becomes 6.5
But after watering and collecting the drops from the bottom, I tested again and it showed 4.8, how could that be ?

I made that test again on a different plant which needed to be watered and same results.

So how could I fix this ?


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Re: Please HELP PH Problem [Re: iamcenter]
    #638308 - 09/25/12 04:58 PM (4 years, 2 months ago)

Because just watering a small amount isn't going to change the pH of your soil.  You would need to flush it.  But not with water that has a pH of 9, that would be very damaging.  You would want to flush with water with a pH of no more than 7.


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Dude she isn't as young as she use to be.

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