JBL Catappa XL
Tropical almond leaves for freshwater aquariums

  • Caring for fish and invertebrates in freshwater aquariums with conditions close to natural living environment
  • Natural effect of tropical almond leaves: promotes well-being, vitality and spawning readiness
  • Natural water conditioner and protection for mucous membrane, comes from the natural habitat of our aquarium dwellers. Promotes well-being, vitality and spawning readiness. Tanning agents have a compressing effect on the mucous membrane and prevent diseases.
  • Harvested from the tree, cleaned, smoothed and sun-dried
  • Contents: 1 package Catappa XL, 10 leaves, about 23 cm long. To use: 1 leave/50 – 100 l water: active substances are completely released after 1 – 3 weeks
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Nature at Home – Home for fish and plants
Fish and invertebrates need to feel as much at home in the aquarium as in the wild Transform your aquarium water into biotope-like water to protect your aquarium dwellers. Clean water – optimal water quality. The natural ingredients of the tropical almond leaves (Catappa) have quite a lot of positive properties for aquarium dwellers, tanning agents amongst others. After 1-2 days the leaves sink to the bottom. After 1-3 week the active substances have been completely released. Then a new leaf can be added. Older leaves can be removed or they can stay in the aquarium as additional feed for sucker catfish and shrimps. Keeps permanently when stored dry.

Details

JBL Catappa XL

Art. no.:
2519800
EAN Code:
4014162251985
Content:
10 Pieces
Range:
1000 l
Volume packaging:
1.480 l
Gross weight:
74.000 g
Net weight:
26 g
Weight factor:
1000
Size(l/h/w):
30/290/170 mm
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