Petco Background Plant Multi-Pack Silk Aquarium Plants

Petco Fiesta Silk Blue Aquarium Plant
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The Marina EcoScaper Silk Aquarium Plants can be planted singly or in groups for lush aquascaping. Press the base into the gravel and move back and forth until the base is firmly set in the gravel. Smaller plants are ideal for foreground highlights. If the plant becomes soiled, rinse it under warm tap water and wipe affected areas with your hands or a soft cloth.
Petco Purple Cluster Silk Aquarium Plant
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Fake plants are also great in kids’ aquariums. Aquariums are a great way to teach children responsibility. Cleaning the aquarium, feeding the fish, and watching them grow are wonderful and exciting ways to get your children to learn a little bit of responsibility. Real aquatic plants could be difficult for a child to tend to when first learning how to take care of their new fish tank. Silk plants provide the perfect solution to beginner planted aquariums. Petco Natural Green Silk Aquarium Plant
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Artificial aquarium plants are preferred over live plants by many fish enthusiast because they do not affect the oxygen level in the tank. In addition, these plants last long when compared to live plants and they do not tend to outgrow the aquarium. Like all other things in the aquarium, artificial plants also need to be cleaned once in a while so that they remain neat. Artificial plants are usually made of plastic or silk. The best thing to do when cleaning them is to use materials that are not too harsh.Silk aquarium plants are a wonderful solution to having full and vibrant plants all the time with minimum responsibility and maintenance. Not only do these silk aquarium plants provide realistic beauty but they convey realistic movement unlike plastic plants. Real plants differ from silk plants because they do not alter the chemistry of the water. They do not produce waste or debris that will pollute or cloud the water and they do not need to be trimmed or tended to. Overall silk plants provide a realistic alternative to aquarium gardening without the added work.1.75" W X 7" H, Natural looking & beautiful. A great addition to your freshwater or saltwater aquarium. Lush, life-like silk plant enhances your aquarium.When it comes to fake aquarium plants there are two choices: silk and plastic. These are both great solutions to a planted aquarium with as little maintenance as possible. They both offer realistic decoration while offering practical shelter and refuge for fish. The difference between silk and plastic plants is that the silk plants provide natural movement much like real plants do Plastic plants do not provide the same natural movement but they are much more durable and sturdy. If you have disruptive fish such as cichlids you would want the more hearty plastic plants. If your fish are not so rambunctious the decision is yours to make depending upon what you prefer. A single aquarium can contain both textures of silk and plastic plants if that is your preference.1.75" W X 7" H, Natural looking & beautiful. A great addition to your freshwater or saltwater aquarium. Lush, life-like silk plant enhances your aquarium.When looking to decorate your aquarium, search for the plants that are specifically manufactured for your water type. Sea Garden is one of the more popular brands to manufacture silk aquarium plants. The Sea Garden Saltwater Series is specially designed for saltwater aquariums. These plants are modeled after real plants you might find in the ocean such as seaweed and kelp. Sea Garden Freshwater Series Aquarium Décor is specially designed plants that look like real live freshwater plant species such as the tiger lotus and the Amazon sword plant. Another popular brand of silk plants is Tetra. Tetra Silk Water Wonders manufactures a great selection of silk plants to add to any under waterscape. This brand provides a wide selection of plants in many different shapes and sizes.