Freshwater Planted Aquariums

Freshwater planted aquariums are carefully designed and maintained to grow lush freshwater aquarium plants. The focus in most planted aquariums is the aquascape. Meticulously arranged aquarium rocks, driftwood and gravel rest on a fertile substrate interspersed with a colorful mix of aquarium plant species. To grow freshwater aquarium plants successfully in your underwater garden, you’ll need a few key supplies. A freshwater tank, aquarium filter, lighting and an aquarium CO2 system are recommended. You’ll also need an appropriate aquarium substrate, fertilizer, water conditioner and aquarium test kit. If you would like product recommendations or have questions about aquarium set up, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We’re happy to help!

Freshwater Planted Aquariums

We carry an assortment of glass and acrylic tanks perfect for freshwater aquarium plants and tropical fish species. From betta aquariums, frameless glass rectangle and bow front tanks to stunning acrylic setups complete with cabinet, stand and canopy, we offer a variety of sizes and styles to fit every hobbyist’s budget. Shop Freshwater Aquariums

Freshwater Planted Aquarium Products

Planted aquariums require a mix of standard freshwater aquarium products along with more specialized supplies used for growing aquatic plants. From CO2 regulators and diffusers to water conditioners, fertilizers and substrate, we carry everything you’ll need to setup and maintain your own planted tank. Shop Freshwater Products

Freshwater Planted Aquarium Lighting

Lighting is one of the most important factors to consider when setting up a freshwater planted tank. Consider the lighting needs of each plant species you intend to keep to ensure they are compatible before selecting your light fixture. Low, medium or high lighting can mean the difference between plants that thrive or merely survive. Shop Freshwater Aquarium Lighting

Freshwater Planted Aquarium Filters

Water quality is of utmost importance in most aquaria and the freshwater planted niche is no exception. Maintaining proper water parameters can be challenging but with the right filtration system in place life will be considerably easier for you and your tank inhabitants. Choose from a selection of canister, internal, undergravel and hang on back power filters. Shop Freshwater Aquarium Filters