Enhance your tropical rain forest terrarium or aquarium with Indian Almond leaf litter!
Indian Almond, also known as Ketapang or Catappa leaves are an essential leaf litter for aquarists. This leaf litter releases compounds when placed in an aquarium while also creating a natural habitat that make your fish and other aquatic animals feel safe; encouraging their overall health.
Due to the natural properties of this leaf, tannin’s will be released into the water.
Did you know? Indian Almond leaves:
- Reduce the pH levels
- Help your fish recover from wounds or disease
- Inhibit many types of bacteria and fungus
- Promote breeding
- And provides natural hiding spots for additional security
Indian almond leaves are not only perfect for aquarist but they provide similar benefits when used in a tropical bio-active environment. As the leaves breakdown over time they will add nutrients back into your soil and can be used to provide an alternative food source and shelter to your isopods!