Eleocharis Parvula Vs. Eleocharis Acicularis: Care, Co2 and Substrate

Eleocharis Parvula Vs. Eleocharis Acicularis: Care, Co2 and Substrate

Both Eleocharis Parvula and Eleocharis Acicularis, or dwarf hairgrass, are easy plants to grow. Both do well with CO2 and nutrient-rich substrate. Both plants will appreciate being fed trace minerals.  Sometimes both plants are advertised as E. acicularis or simply dwarf hairgrass. It can be quite difficult to tell the plants apart, especially when they … Read more

Does Java Moss reduce nitrates in the aquarium?

Does Java Moss reduce nitrates in the aquarium?

Java moss is the most common aquarium plant, easy to grow and maintained. It is native to Southeast Asian regions. It can be used to make the aquarium attractive with a more natural feature. It is one of the aquatic plants that provide an ecosystem environment to your fish, feeling safe and comfortable. The rough places … Read more

11 Best Aquarium Plants for Guppies

Best Aquarium Plants for Guppies

Tall bushy varieties are best used as background plants in the rear corners of guppies’ tank and along the back. They can be arranged in front of heaters, filter tubes, air hoses, and box filters so that they hide these unsightly items. Other varieties of shorter plants can be placed in front of the background … Read more

Do Goldfish Needs Live Plants?

Do Goldfish Needs Live Plants

The basic needs of a goldfish are oxygen, food, and shelter. Aquatic plants can provide all three. Do Goldfish needs live plants? Why are plants important? Although, with the selected diet you’ll be giving your goldfish, and with a proper filtration and aeration system, food and oxygen are insignificant contributions of aquarium plants. They need … Read more

7 Tips for How to Keep Live Plants in an Aquarium – Lighting & Substrate

Grow Healthy Freshwater Plants in Your Planted Aquarium

In this post, I wrote things that will make a difference in your tank quickly, and you will learn how to keep live plants in your tank, and how to succeed in growing healthy plants in your planted aquarium. Freshwater Plants Lighting Having good lighting in an aquarium is super important because plants use the … Read more

8 Best Floating Aquarium Plants

Floating Plants: Water Conditions, Propagation, And Care

Aquarium floating plants are chosen less for their appearance than those growing in the main body of the tank, and more for their function. They provide spawning sites and food for many fish species, and also give cover and help to diffuse harsh aquarium lighting. Floating freshwater aquarium plants vary widely in both size and … Read more