Collected from the mineral-rich foothills of Mount Aso Volcano in Japan, Fluval Plant and Shrimp Stratum makes an ideal alternative substrate for planted aquariums and those featuring shrimp. This stratum encourages plant growth while also providing newborn shrimp with a safe place fro predators until they are large enough to emerge safely.
Features: Encourages strong plant growth - roots easily penetrate and spread throughout substrate to obtain key nutrients Porous structure allows for rapid colonization of beneficial nitrifying bacteriaHelps support neutral to slightly acidic pH - ideal for most plants, tropical fish and shrimp normally kept in planted aquariums Provides newborn shrimp with a refuge from predators until they are large enough to emergeWill not discolor water and helps control organic discoloration when natural driftwood is present
Includes: 1 Bag of Fluval Plant and Shrimp Stratum, 4 kg(8.8 lb)
Intended For: Planted aquariums with shrimp
Compatible With: Freshwater aquariums
Directions: Recommended Depth: 3-4 cm (1.18 - 1.57 in)
How much should I use?
45 cm (17.72 in) = 1 x 2 kg Fluval Stratum bag
45 cm (17.72 in) = 1 x 4 kg Fluval Stratum bag
60 cm (23.62 in) = 1 x 8 kg Fluval Stratum bag
90 cm (35.43 in) = 1 x 8 + 4 kg Fluval Stratum bag