Jungle Val Jungle val is the largest member of the eelgrass family found in the aquatic trade and can grow four feet high, so these plants make gr...View full details
Plants and Aquascaping
Aquascaping is the arranging of wood, rocks, substrate (ground), and plants in an aquarium to create a desired effect. An addition of just a few plants in any aquarium improves the balance of the aquatic environment and lowers the stress within the fish community. Happy plants happy fish.
We offer very nice aquascaping rocks and driftwood, but only in small sizes that can be placed with fish orders - these products are very expensive to ship separately and if large pieces are desired we recommend your local INDEPENDENT aquarium store.
A true planted aquarium uses aquascaping as the center piece of the fish tank as opposed to the fish. A planted aquarium is a hobby within a hobby and requires a good balance of carbon dioxide, algae control, and photosynthesis but the end product is quite rewarding.
There are three primary designs for the planted aquarium: the lush Dutch model, the Zen rock and moss Japanese model pioneered by Takashi Amano (the same shrimp guy), and the jungle model popular in the USA. AquariumFishSale.com offers the plants, wood, and rocks required to start this type of set-up. A good local INDEPENDENT aquarium store will have the proper lighting and, if required, carbon dioxide system.
Our product line for aquarium for aquarium plants is big, but our line of terrarium and paludarium products are limited - but we have a few very nice items!
Driftwood Madagascar Driftwood in the aquarium provides a haven for fish and invertebrates, food for certain species such as plecos, and offers nat...View full details
Madagascar Lace Bulbs The madagascar plant is famous for its lacy elongated leaves and a well grown plant is usually a centerpiece of a planted fis...View full details
Monte Carlo Monte carlo is an attractive and hardy ground cover plant with small leaves. The aquarium plant is popular because it handles a wide ra...View full details
Micro Sword look like short blades of grass with a pointy tip, and create a pretty bottom area of an aquarium. Scientific Name: LILAEOPSIS BRASIL...View full details
Moss Ball The moss ball is a bizarre aquarium novelty that is actually a well behaved type of filamentous green algae! Also called "marimo" in aqua...View full details
Nana Anubias This anubias plant is native to West Africa, grows well partially and fully submersed and is tolerant of low light. Nana anubias are v...View full details
Nesaea Crassicaulis Bunched Plants (5 stems ea.) with lead weight Scientific Name: NESAEA CRASSICAULIS
Pogostemon Portion Scientific Name: POGOSTEMON HELFERI
Red Melon Sword The red melon sword plant has strong stems and red and green round leaves - melon shaped. The plant has the same temperament as Ama...View full details
Rotala Wallichii There are several varieties of rotala - the most fragile and maybe the prettiest is wallichii. Rotala wallichii has feathery rust ...View full details
Scarlet Temple Plant Scarlet temple is a very pretty plant similar to the temple plant but features scarlet red undertones on the elongated leaved....View full details
Tiger Lotus Bulb The tiger lotus sprouts stems with extend leaves eventually to the surface of the aquarium. These are very pretty plants we do ou...View full details
Tiger Lotus Bulb Green Scientific Name: NYMPHAEA LOTUS
Wendtii Green Scientific Name: CRYPTOCORYNE WENDTII
Wisteria Wisteria is a hardy stem plant with leaves that look similar to celery leaves. Scientific Name: HYGROPHILA DIFFORMIS Shipping Size: Ap...View full details