Aquaforest Natural Substrate
Aquaforest Natural Substrate is a nutrient rich, peat and clay based substrate base for aquascapes and planted aquariums. It contains readily available micronutrients and plant food within it which create a fertile, nature-like environment, ideal for long-time plant support and growth
AF Natural Substrate is well suited for the development of a healthy root system, and to help aquatic plants thrive. Lava soil may also appeal to you
How to use Aquaforest Natural Substrate
① Install heater cable if used
② Spread the substrate on the bottom of the tank and compact it to achieve approx. 2-2.5 cm thick layer.
③ Cover with about 3cm of gravel or sand.
④ Gently fill aquarium with about 15 cm of water. In order to avoid disturbing the substrate, we suggest placing a plate or dish on the bottom, and directing the stream of water on to it.
⑤ Place the plants in the substrate.
⑥ Fill the aquarium with water.