The answer to this question is in the affirmative. Yes, you can put a bamboo plant in a fish tank. However, before you rush to do it, you should know that if the bamboo plant you intend to plant in your fish tank is the true bamboo plant, you are courting a disaster. This is because the true bamboo plant is a toxic non-aquatic plant. The right bamboo plant that you can put … [Read more...] about Can You Put A Bamboo Plant In A Fish Tank?
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The black mold in your fish tank is either algae or mold. While it looks like mold, it is most probably black algae. In this post, you will learn everything important you need to know about black algae and black mold and how to get rid of whichever one of them is giving you sleepless nights. Black Algae in Fish Tank As I mentioned above, the thing that looks like black mold … [Read more...] about What Is The Black Mold in My Fish Tank?
The gravel in your tank is very important. It is, in fact, more important than you (probably) think. In case for some reason you don’t know what gravel is, it is the substrate that sits at the base of a fish tank. It is one of the several types of substrates that can be used at the bottom of a fish tank. Setting up an aquarium from scratch is not an easy thing to do. There … [Read more...] about How Much Gravel Does My Fish Tank Need?
The little snails in your fish tank are actually real snails. You probably introduced them into your fish tank the last time you added live plants or fish. How come you did not see them when you were adding the live plants or fish? Because snail eggs are usually transparent and microscopic. They are very difficult to see using naked eyes. At this point, you are probably … [Read more...] about What are the Little Snails in My Fish Tank? 7 Methods For Getting Rid Of Them
Many newbie aquarium hobbyists do not know how frequently they should clean their tanks. Many even assume that since their fish tanks have filters then they are not supposed to clean them because they are clean by the filters. However, as any experienced aquarium hobbyists will tell you, you need to clean your tank frequently whether it has a powerful multistage filter or … [Read more...] about How Often Should I Clean My Fish Tank? Tips For a Optimal Schedule