Catappa Leaves Nano 12 Pack
Natural water care and feed supplement – 100% natural. The mature dried leaves of the tropical almond tree are regarded as one of the recipes for success of Asian breeders and exporters. They contain numerous natural active substances which have beneficial effects on water and fish. Sucker catfish (Ancistrus varieties) and shrimps appreciate the leaves as a valuable feed supplement. Catappa leaves add natural substances to the water which aquarium fish are accustomed to from their native waters. They promote well-being, vitality and spawning instincts. They strengthen and protect the mucus membrane and boost resistance to infection. They can prevent spawn mould and fungal diseases in fish and have a slight acidifying effect and stabilises the pH value. These are harvested directly from the tree by hand, cleaned and dried. Dosage: use 1 leaf per 10 litres of aquarium water. After 1-2 days the leaves are saturated with water and drop to the bottom of the aquarium. After 2-3 weeks the active substances have been released and the leaves eaten away. The leaves should then be replaced. Pieces measuring approximately 8x5cm punched from natural leaves.