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I started a 29 gal. Tank last week.
I just added 2 danios and a Tiger barb to cycle with 4 days ago.
I added two plants from LFS and already have green hair aglae forming on the one plant.

Both plants are in baskets from the LFS with their rockwool.
Should i get rid of the plant with the aglae forming on it. or is it to late.

What does the algae mean?

I have:
Aquaclear 50
78 Degrees
well water PH of 8.4
a compact flourescent 55 w single bulb. (old Bulb on it from my Salt tank Days) 10,000 k
Pool filter sand and boiled rocks.
 

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Algae can be triggered by ammonia, if you're cycling the tank there's a good chance ammonia is the cause of your algae. If you're going to plant the tank you really need to go for broke and plant the tank, just adding one or two plants will in most cases end up with an algae farm. You want to have a lot of fast growing stem plants to soak up nutrients while the tank is getting established, after the water chemistry settles down you can take those plants out and replace them with slower growing plants.

Make sure you aren't giving the tank more than about 8 hours of light, more than that and you're really encouraging algae growth.
 
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