Can Anubias Grow Out of Water

Can Anubias Grow Out of Water – Let’s Dive In and Find Out!

You might have heard rumors among planted tank enthusiasts that Anubias can be grown out of water. Well, it’s true! Anubias can be grown out of water, but only when their perfect growing conditions are met. If you’re interested in growing Anubias in a half-full aquarium, terrarium, or vivarium, you’re in the right place to … Read more

ludwigia repens

Ludwigia Repens: Caring for This Aquarium Plant

When I bought my first fish tank in my teens, I was daunted by keeping live plants, so I opted instead for plastic replicas. My favorite of these was a green and red broad-leafed imitation which was quite realistic and added a welcome splash of color to the aquarium. Little did I know, then, that … Read more

Java Moss Turning Brown

Is Your Java Moss Turning Brown? Read On for Helpful Tips!

Java moss is one of the most popular aquatic plants in the fish-keeping hobby. The plant is relatively small, hardy, and easy to grow, making it a good choice for a beginner. But why is your Java moss plant turning brown? And what can you do to save it? Keep reading to find out why … Read more

Frogbit Roots

Frogbit Roots – What They Are, and How To Manage Them

Amazon Frogbit is an attractive floating plant often grown in tropical freshwater aquariums. Its modest demands and many useful attributes have made it a popular plant among fish keepers for decades. This Amazonian plant isn’t entirely without its problems, however. Its fast growth rate and ability to cast heavy shade over the aquarium means that … Read more

Purple Algae in Fish Tanks

Purple Algae in Fish Tanks – What Can You Do About It?

Algae are the curse of the aquarium keeper, often covering the viewing panes, decorations, and plants in the tank with a slimy coating that ruins the aesthetic of your aquascape. In this article, we focus on two types of purple algae, one of which affects saltwater tanks and one afflicting freshwater environments. One of these … Read more

how to grow algae in tank

How To Grow Algae in Tanks – Our In-Depth, Helpful Guide

Growing algae in a fish tank is so easy that most aquarium keepers want to find ways to control or prevent growth instead. Often, algae will grow in an aquarium and along aquarium glass whether you want them to or not! If you want to encourage algae growth, however, our team at Aquariadise has some … Read more

Best Plants for Shrimp

A Guide to the Best Plants for Shrimp Tanks

Whether adding shrimp to an existing aquarium or starting a nano shrimp tank, you must ensure the shrimp you keep have the right environment. No ideal shrimp environment would be complete without aquatic plants. If you’re looking for the best plants for shrimp tanks, you have come to the right place. Keep reading to learn … Read more

Orange Algae in Fish Tank

Orange Algae in Fish Tank | Is It Good for Your Fish?

A small overgrowth of orange algae in your fish tank is unsightly, but it might not necessarily be bad for your aquarium. Orange algae are mainly found in saltwater fish tanks, seashores, and other such environments, although they can also occur in freshwater fish tanks. But is orange algae bad for your fish, and what … Read more

Aquarium plants Pros And Cons

Aquarium Plants: Pros And Cons!

When choosing what kind of decorations you want for an aquarium, one of the first things you’re confronted with is whether or not you want a planted tank. Live aquarium plants can look beautiful, but a lot of aquarists are slightly intimidated by the thought of having to provide their plants with special care and … Read more

Aiptasia

Managing Aiptasia in the Marine or Reef Tank

If you keep a marine or reef aquarium, you’ll probably come up against the Aiptasia anemone at some point. But is Aiptasia a nuisance or a boon to the hobbyist? And how do you get rid of Aiptasia without harming your other livestock? Read this guide to learn more about successfully and effectively managing Aiptasia … Read more

Bacopa Caroliniana

Bacopa Caroliniana: Everything You Should Know Before Getting One

There are many benefits to keeping living plants in your fish tank, although many beginner fish keepers think that growing plants is either a hassle or simply too difficult. However, the plant we feature in this guide is very easy to care for, making it ideal for a beginner tank. Bacopa caroliniana is very tolerant … Read more

Carpet Plants

11 Best Aquarium Carpet Plants for Your Tank

Aquatic plants make a beautiful addition to almost every tropical freshwater fish tank. Carpeting plants can fill in the aquarium’s foreground, adding a lush green, lawn-like carpet that provides shelter for shy fish and vulnerable fry. Some carpet plants also create glittering oxygen bubbles when you give them plenty of light and CO2. You’ll need … Read more

red aquarium plants

17 Beautiful Red Aquarium Plants for Every Home Tank

Living aquatic plants are an excellent addition to any freshwater aquarium. The plants take nitrates from the water to use as fertilizer; they absorb carbon dioxide and give off oxygen through photosynthesis, providing shelter and spawning grounds for fish. Green plants look beautiful in any aquascape, but red aquarium plants add something special to the … Read more

aponogeton

Aponogeton: The Ultimate Care Guide

The Aponogeton Ulvaceus is a delicate bulb plant from Madagascar that I found out about them when I was looking to add some greenery to my aquarium. While doing my research, I saw a picture of an Aponogeton Ulvaceus in full bloom and was hooked! Since then, I’ve become a huge fan of these tropical … Read more

Red Stem Plants

9 Red Stem Plants: Your Aquarium’s Most Colorful Addition

Red aquatic plants can make a beautiful visual display in your fish tank, adding a bold splash of color to your aquascape that contrasts perfectly with the green leaves of your other planting. However, red aquarium plants are notoriously difficult to grow and maintain successfully, but there are a few species that beginners can take … Read more