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The Magic of Cryptocoryne

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The Magic of Cryptocoryne

If you've spent any time looking at aquatic plants, there is a high chance Crypts have come across your perusal, whether you’ve known it or not. They can create an enticing focal point for aquariums or underwater in paludariums.

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Setting up a New Aquarium Part 2

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Setting up a New Aquarium Part 2

Plant selection is also very important, all too often pet shops sell non-aquatic plants as aquatic plants, this is a recipe for disaster as they will not last long submersed underwater in your aquarium. We at the fish room do not carry not aquatic plants, to give you the best possible chance of having your plants survive.

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Let's talk about low tech planted aquarium. Part 2

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Let's talk about low tech planted aquarium. Part 2

Plant selection is a vitally important cog in this whole system, if we pick the wrong plant we are doomed from the second it goes under the water line in your aquarium

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Let’s talk about low tech planted aquariums. Part 1

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Let’s talk about low tech planted aquariums. Part 1

For many of us we think having a stunning planted aquarium is going to be a daunting and expensive exercise, well this is not the case at all. It is entirely possible to set up a gorgeous planted aquarium on one simple idea.

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