Vendeur: alh185 (21.551) 100%, Lieu où se trouve: Hawick, Borders, Lieu de livraison: Europe, Numéro de l'objet: 222169272978 Item Subtype: Indian Almond Leaves, Item Type: Water Treatment & Cleaning, Brand: Unbranded, MPN: Does Not Apply, Les Détails: 5 TRIMMED NANO INDIAN ALMOND (CATAPPA) LEAF SEGMENTS ** NEW STOCK NOW IN ** You would be buying 5 Trimmed Nano Indian Almond Leaf Segments in a resealable polythene bag. These specially trimmed Nano sized sun dried Indian Almond leaf segments are approx. 9cms long by 6 cms wide. These have been trimmed to Nano size specifically for use in Betta, Shrimp and other very small tanks. ( Also known as Tropical Almond Leaves, Sweet Almond Leaves, Wild Almond Leaves, Sea Almond Leaves, Catappa Leaves, Java Almond Leaves, Ketapang Leaves ) Scientific Name: Terminalia Catappa Leaves Indian almond leaves are widely used to lower pH and condition the aquarium water to stimulate breeding and promote health and vitality in fish such as Bettas, Discus, Angels etc. Shrimps also appreciate the leaves and like to feed on the nutritious leaf once it softens in the water. You can add the leaf directly into the tank or they may be boiled and the extract added to the tank. Other Benefits include: Lowering the pH of the water Simulating black water conditions, which is the natural environment for the certain tropical fish and shrimps. Helping to prevent bacterial and fungal infections and to speed up the healing of damaged fins etc. Adding beneficial trace elements to the water Aiding the development of strong bones, teeth and scales They contain tannins which have anti-bacterial & anti-fungal properties Helping to maintain healthy water conditions Recommended use: One leaf per 3 litres of aquarium water. Discard once leaf starts to break down and replace with a new leaf. It is always advisable to rinse with clean water before adding to the aquarium.