All about the planted tank substrate

The benefit of maintaining natural plants in the aquarium is one of the usual questions among newcomers. The answer is obvious, natural plants contribute to the stability of our facility by consuming directly or indirectly many of the waste compounds that are created in the aquarium. Natural plants, as we have already mentioned in other sections of this section, need micro and macronutrients to develop. These compounds are assimilated from those present in the water column where a strong presence of oxygen is observed and in the substrate where we find a poor presentation of this gas. This article we will dedicate to the substrate that would become the foundations of the planted aquarium and we will see the importance of your choice and a good disposition of it prior…
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