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Create a Carpet in Your Planted Tank

Creating a carpeted tank is one of the most common goals, and for good reason—it’s a beautiful style to achieve in an aquarium. The pearling effect and vivid green perfectly accents many styles of Aquascaping […]

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Java Fern Guide

by Adam Edmond

The Java Fern, scientifically known as Microsorum pteropus, is a very popular live aquarium plant from South East Asia that is available in many varieties. The most popular are the lance leaf, needle leaf, narrow […]

Lily Pipes

by Adam Edmond

One of the key things when running your home aquarium or a backyard pond is having the proper water filtration. Water filters serve as the main source of filtration in any system. They remove both […]

Black Neon Tetra: Care Guide

by Adam Edmond

Black Neon Tetra (Hyphessobrycon herbertaxelrodi) is a freshwater omnivore of the Characid family, originating from the Paraguay River Basin and Taquari River of South Brazil. It owes its widespread popularity to its appearance: two distinct, […]

Funky Freshwater Fish

by Adam Edmond

When you have your own tank, you want to keep those special fish that will impress everyone. Of course, you will find pleasant, colored fish in pet stores, but most of them are common. On […]

Pogostemon Helferi Guide

by Adam Edmond

The Pogostemon Helferi is an unusual, yet beautiful, foreground plant for aquariums. Its unique look is due to the curled appearance and dark green shade of its leaves. Thailand locals named this plant “dao noi,” […]