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  • Airmax Algae Defense

    4.6

    (116 Reviews)

    algae blooms and green water from your pond with Airmax Algae Defense. A fast-acting liquid pond algaecide formula Algae Defense can be directly applied via a pressurized sprayer to combat floating filamentous algae chara or the planktonic algae that causes green water. Each gallon of Algae Defense
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    $39.99 - 49.98
  • …chemicals like Algae Defense and Ultra PondWeed Defense need to make contact with the vegetation in order to kill it. Raking the vegetation before treating it can break the plant into smaller pieces making it harder for the chemical to make contact. Chara and many algae reproduce by fragmentation…
    …All the organic material adds to your nutrient load which in time can create algae blooms. If you are struggling with muck here are a few ways to get your pond back on track. The Benefit of Bacteria MuckOff Muck Defense and other beneficial bacteria additives digest muck turning it into a harmless…
    …If duckweed has not completely taken over your water surface you may notice algae growth mixed in with the weeds – in which case you will need to treat the algae first. Pro tip: Propeller will control both algae and duckweed. Long Term: For long-term control a herbicide like fluridone which…
    …Nature's Defense and Muck Defense feature beneficial bacteria that consume the excess nutrients and convert them into a harmless gas. Have an existing algae bloom in your water garden that needs treatment? Check out our article How to Choose an Algae Control for tips on managing existing algae
    …contact. Because algae does not have a defined root system it will just keep growing. So it is better to leave the algae as-is before treating. Test the Water Prior to selecting an algaecide check the water temperature pH and carbonate hardness. Some algaecides like Algae Defense work best when…
    …to remove algae from your pond and keep it clean and clear for up to six months so which one you choose largely comes down to personal preference. * Beneficial Bacteria: Excess nutrients mixed with sunlight are usually the cause of algae blooms. Nature's Defense and Muck Defense contain beneficial…
    …pond with Algae Defense as needed. Use this algae-destroyer on troublesome floating filamentous algae bottom growing chara and the planktonic algae when it's green and growing. Apply Algae Defense when the water temperature in your pond or lake is above 60°F. Don't use Algae Defense if you…
    …water. Instead you need to use products that are registered by the Environmental Protection Agency for aquatic use like Algae Defense Aquathol and Shoreline Defense aquatic herbicides. Why the regulations? Read on for details. Environmental Protection The EPA registers products like herbicides…
    …An 8-ounce container treats up to 4000 gallons for three months; a 16-ounce bottle treats up to 8000 gallons for three months. Your best defense against algae has always been a good offense. Keeping your pond clean and balanced with adequate filtration bacteria treatments minimal fish loads and sun…
    …throughout the season. These products will eliminate excess nutrients in the water that algae would use for a food source cutting down the chance for algae to grow. The DefensePAC even has a product Seasonal Defense to use in the early spring and fall when the water is below 50°F. Water Garden…
    …Feature - As with ponds rocks and other surfaces in your pondless waterfall will likely become a home for string algae and other debris buildups. Using AlgaeOff or Oxy-Lift Defense is an effective way to clean up your feature. These fast-acting solutions use the power of oxygen to lift and wash…
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