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  • 5 Tips on Substrate for a Planted Tank

    5 Tips on Substrate for a Planted Tank

    Written By: Chris (@shrimpery)   If you're like most aquarium hobbyists, you probably grew up with a childhood aquarium that had a standard river gravel substrate. I personally never really thought about other types of substrate in the aquarium until I got...

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  • Keeping Bettas: How to Care for a Betta Fish

    Keeping Bettas: How to Care for a Betta Fish

     Written by: Tammy (@aquarist_tl) and Team Buce Plant    Betta fish are one of the most popular in the aquarium hobby because of their flashy colors, elegant finnage, and ease of care. In fact, bettas are considered an exceptional starting fish for...

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  • 7 Easy Steps to Drip Acclimate Shrimp and Fish

    7 Easy Steps to Drip Acclimate Shrimp and Fish

     Written by: Tammy (@aquarist_tl) and Team Buce Plant    As aquarium-keepers, we all want our shrimp and other fauna to live long, happy lives in the aquascapes made just for them. However, the way in which we introduce them to our tanks is...

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    Epiphyte or Rheophyte… Which Is It?

      Ever get confused with all the different trade names and scientific names that exist in the aquascaping hobby? Is it a Phyllanthus Fluitans or Red Root Floaters? Is it Neocaridina or Red Cherry Shrimp?  The answer is yes and yes....

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    NEW on YouTube: Aquascaping for Beginners

    Available to Watch on Our YouTube - SUBSCRIBE NOW   Looking to dive deeper into the aquascaping hobby? You may find yourself asking questions such as: What will I need for my setup? What aquatic plants should I get? How do I...

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  • CARPET SEEDS MAGIC SEEDS

    So-Called "Magic Seeds" and The Carpet Seed Scam

     Written by: Tammy (@aquarist_tl) and Team Buce Plant    Have you ever seen carpeting plant seeds for aquariums being advertised online? If so, be cautious of spending your money on these "magic seeds." Unfortunately, they are more than likely falsely advertised...

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