Biological Treatment that rapidly removes blanket weed, string algae and slime. Ideal for Koi and fish ponds, lakes, water traps, natural pools and irrigation systems.
Hydra Quartz starves the blanket weed by chelating and absorbing nitrates and phosphates which are essential for blanket weed growth; its bacteria and enzymes control and prevent blanket weed for extended periods.
Harmless to all fish, birds, reptiles, invertebrates, humans, mammals, animals and water plants.
Easy to use simply sprinkle or broadcast onto affected areas.
No waiting weeks for results with no messy, smelly straw to remove
The Problem: Blanket Weed
is notoriously difficult to get rid of, and once you have it in your pond it can feel like a battle to contain it especially in the spring/summer months. The worst thing you can do is pull the weed out as this releases lots more spores into the water. Hydra Quartz starves the weed of the nutrients it needs to grow so that once it has died you can easily skim it from the surface without releasing any spores into your pond. It works rapidly and without any harmful residue, as the treatment dissociates back to its constituent elements of oxygen and hydrogen within around 48 hours. Applications: Hydra Quartz can be used in ponds and does not affect any aquatic life or plants. For larger bodies of water and Lakes, Hydra Quartz comes in a more economical size as Hydra Lake Clear. Some of our customers include grounds keepers of golf courses, fishing lakes, leisure parks, stately homes and angling clubs. More Info: What is blanket weed? Blanket weed is mostly found crowding your marginal plants, in the stream bed, and sometimes in bad cases it will grow on the bottom of your pond. Blanket weed is really hard to pull out of a pond because it clings to rocks, plants and everything else. How do I get rid of blanket weed? Use Hydra Quartz to remove the blanket weed and algae spores it will also act to help prevent further growth. What is Hydra Quartz? Hydra Quartz is a fish safe blend of minerals, enzymes and bacteria which work the same safe way as barley straw but rapidly no waiting for weeks to see results. It is fish safe and easy to use. How does Hydra Quartz kill the string algae in my pond? Hydra Quartz contains the same eco friendly bacteria action contained in barley straw which works on contact with rapid results. Hydra Quartz starves the blanket weed by chelating and absorbing nitrates and phosphates which are essential for blanket weed growth.