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Substrate

The substrate of the aquarium is the base of a healthy aquarium. A good watercirculation and supply of nutrients and oxygen, high activity from bacteria for the biological balance, absorbtion of nutrients by the roots of aquatic plants etc. In short: a healthy substrate contributes to a clear, fresh aquarium with good plant growth.

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  • Aqua Soil

    A healthy, nutrient rich substrate is the foundation of a healthy aquarium! Without good substrate the plants in the aquarium wil not grow well and due to lack of nutrients they will make an unhealthy impression. Good substrate stimulates the growth of roots, improves biological activity and increases the overall succes of the aquarium in the long term.

  • Nutritional base

    Aquariumplants need special nutrients to grow well, take root, develop new leaves, maintain their color and stay in shape. Nearly all aquarium plants are marsh plants that take up nutrients through their roots out of the substrate. A nutritional base layer helps to prefent shortage in nutrients by the aquarium plants and is also beneficial for the long term use.

  • Additives

    The aquarium substrate is the foundation of a healthy aquarium. A good circulation and supply of nutrients, oxygen, high bacterial activity for biological balance, providing optimal conditions for the roots of aquarium plants etc. It is important to provide the best possible circumstances by the use of additves and ensure maximum health, clarity and plant growth, also for the long term!

  • Cosmetic Sand

    Aquarium sand determines the atmosphere in an aquarium. Create a natural atmosphere with the right sand on the bottom. By using decorative sand there rise numerous possibities to achieve other natural layout designs. Very nice optical effects can be created by using decorative sand. Get creative by adding more texture to the layout with different sizes. Try it yourself with these natural looking sands!

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  • ADA Power Sand Basic S
    €14.90

    Power Sand Basic is the successor of Power Sand and combining the porous material with organic nutrients and inorganic nutrients that are delayed to be issued. If there are Bacter100 and Clear Super added causing micro-organisms rapidly into the substrate will develop.

    Grain Size: Small
    Contents: 1 or 2 Litres

  • ADA La Plata Sand
    €14.90

    La Plata Sand consists of fine, white grains that stand out in a brightly lit aquarium. This aquarium gravel is perfect for creating a natural look of your aquarium.

    Also, the aquariumzand perfect to be used for, for example, Wabi-kusa and other purposes.

    Content: 2 or 8 kg
    particle size < 3mm

  • ADA Aqua Soil Amazonia
    €47.90

    A aquariumbodem of ADA Aqua Soil Amazonia is the best substrate for a planted aquarium and offers optimum conditions for the growth and development of aquarium plants!

    Contents: 3L or 9L Normal
    Grain size: 2-5mm

  • ADA Bacter 100
    €24.90

    ADA Bacter 100 contains more than 100 different types of bacteria and micro-organisms which help to stabilize the biological balance in the aquarium. It can be added to the soil at the start of the aquarium, but can also directly in the water to be added.

    Content: 100g

  • ADA Aqua Soil Amazonia ver.2
    €19.90

    A aquariumbodem of ADA Aqua Soil Amazonia is the best substrate for a planted aquarium and offers optimum conditions for the growth and development of aquarium plants!

    Contents: 3L or 9L Normal
    Grain size: 2-5mm

    Amazonia Powder: order here

  • Power Sand Advance S
    €25.90

    Power Sand Advance is the successor of Power Sand Special and combining the porous material with organic nutrients and inorganic nutrients that are delayed to be issued. If there are Bacter100, Clear Super, and BC powder added to it which micro-organisms rapidly into the substrate will develop.

    Grain Size: S
    Content: 2 Litre

  • ADA Bacter Ball
    €24.90

    ADA Bacter Ball is a substrate additive made from Bacter 100 in balvorm. This can be in the substrate or in the filter will be added.

    Content: 18 pieces

  • ADA Power Sand Advance M
    €69.90

    Power Sand Advance is the successor of Power Sand Special and combining the porous material with organic nutrients and inorganic nutrients that are delayed to be issued. If there are Bacter100, Clear Super, and BC powder added to it which micro-organisms rapidly into the substrate will develop.

    Grain Size: Medium
    Contents: 6 Litres

  • ADA Colorado Sand
    €14.90

    Colorado Sand has a natural color with a warm atmosphere. This aquariumzand gets the green of the aquarium plants to the top, and the creative possibilities are unlimited.

    Content: 8kg
    particle size < 3mm

  • ADA Aqua Soil Amazonia Powder
    €27.90

    A aquariumbodem of ADA Aqua Soil Amazonia is the best substrate for a planted aquarium and offers optimum conditions for the growth and development of aquarium plants!

    Contents: 3 or 9L
    Powder Type (1mm)

  • ADA Clear Super
    €24.90

    With the addition of ADA Clear Super, the water quality of the aquarium is improved and promotes the growth of beneficial bacteria in the aquarium bottom. Clear Super is a highly refined activated carbon powder mixed with several nutrients that the growth of nitrifying bacteria to promote.

    Contents: 50 grams

  • ADA Power Sand Advance L
    €69.90

    Power Sand Advance is the successor of Power Sand Special and combining the porous material with organic nutrients and inorganic nutrients that are delayed to be issued. If there are Bacter100, Clear Super, and BC powder added to it which micro-organisms rapidly into the substrate will develop.

    Grain Size: Large
    Contents: 6 Litres

  • DOOA Tropical River Sand
    €11.90

    DOOA Tropical River Sand is a beautiful type of sand with a natural look. There is a difference in size and a slight color difference between all grains, creating a playful effect. The grains are relatively large for sand. This allows water to move freely through it and dirt particles can also sink through it.

    Content: 2.5 kg

  • Tropica Aquarium Soil
    €19.90

    Tropica Aquarium Soil ensures good and active growth from the beginning, and intensifies the color of red plants. It is a complete substrate, and without other types of soil types are used. Aquarium Soil is an active substrate, the pH value lowers, and also the water chemistry slightly affected.

    Available in 3 or 9 Litres

  • ADA Tourmaline BC
    €24.90

    ADA Tourmaline BC is a composition of iron, aluminium, sodium, boron, lithium and magnesium which are gradually dissolved and the water is enriched with important elements.

    Contents: 100 grams

  • A Hollow, River Sand
    €8.25
    River Sand is a good aquariumzand with a natural look and feel. The fine granules of 0.5 to 1.4 mm in size, provide a magnified optical scales. Aquarium plants are easy to plant. For the fish, it is also ideal for Corydoras, there will be great be able to dig up.

    Package contents: 5 or 10 kg
  • Tropica Aquarium Soil Powder
    €21.90

    Tropica Aquarium Soil Powder ensures good and active growth from the beginning, and intensifies the color of red plants. It is a complete substrate, and without other types of soil types are used. Aquarium Soil Powder is a active substrate, the pH value lowers, and also the water chemistry slightly affected.

    Available in 3 or 9 Litres

  • Tropica Plant Growth Substrate
    €6.90

    Tropica Plant Growth Substrate is a substrate for aquarium plants. By applying a thin layer under a layer of aquarium gravel, aquarium plants have sufficient nutrients. The layer functions as a voedingstoffendepot over a long period of time nutrients can deliver.

    Available in 1 or 2.5 Litre

  • Iron Bottom
    €29.90

    ADA Iron Bottom sticks can easily in the aquarium substrate are applied to aquarium plants with iron to fertilize. Iron is especially for red aquarium plants important, but is also used in the formation of chloroplasts. Without adding iron be leaves yellow and will aquarium plants worse grow.

    Contents: 30 pieces
    Normal (25mm) or long (50mm)

  • ADA Bottom Plus
    €22.90

    This is the successor of the successful Iron Bottom and Multi Bottom. Enriched with iron and nitrogen. In the aquariumsubstraat, these substances can become exhausted after a period of time, because plants these substances will use. Leaves of plants that supply with their roots from the soil, more beautiful colors.

    Contents: 25 pieces

  • DOOA Tropical River Soil
    €12.90
    DOOA Tropical River Soil is a soil for the aquarium that can also serve as a finishing layer. Normal soil is rich in nutrients and serves as a substrate for aquarium plants. The DOOA Tropical River Soil is less nutritious and can also be seen with its reddish brown color.

    Content: 2L
  • Lava split 2-8mm (2L)
    €3.90

    Lava split 2-8mm is to use a layer underneath the soil to bring. It retains its shape, so there is no chance of settling or sagging. Between the beads is plenty of room for water circulation. Also is the surface porous, so that bacteria can accommodate.

    content: 2 L

  • ADA Aqua Gravel S
    €8.90

    Aqua Gravel is natural riviergrind and this aquarium gravel has no effect on the waterwaardes of the aquarium water. It is also highly decorative and very suitable for a variety of applications in the creation of a seabed.

    Content: 2 of 8 kg
    grain size: 2 - 5 mm