Vendeur: alh185 (21.537) 100%, Lieu où se trouve: Hawick, Borders, Lieu de livraison: Europe, Numéro de l'objet: 322299967276 Condition: Repackaged from bulk stock., Item Subtype: Indian Almond Leaves, Item Type: Water Treatment & Cleaning, Brand: Unbranded, MPN: Does Not Apply, Les Détails: 50 (GRADE B) INDIAN ALMOND (CATAPPA) LEAVESYou would be buying 50 (Grade B) Indian Almond Leaves in resealable polythene bags.These dried Indian Almond leaves are all approximately 12 - 25+cms (5 - 10+") long.These are our Grade B leaves which are slightly imperfect and may have a few noticeable tears or holes. ( 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 waterSimulating 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: Initially one leaf per 40 - 50 litres of aquarium water then adjust to your and your fish's preference. Either discard once leaf starts to break down and replace with a new leaf or leave in the aquarium for a more natural look. Rinse with clean water before adding to the aquarium.