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Wetlands Artist Dark


Mysterious and captivating biotope substrate


Add a touch of mystery to your aquatic environment with the moody and dark tones of Artist Dark substrate. This unique substrate is designed to cater to the needs of nature artists and creators who want to create a customized and realistic biotope in their aquarium. Artist Dark is made from 100% natural clay raw materials and comes in a unique dark shade to help recreate any natural habitat. It is available in both normal and fine grain sizes, making it suitable for all aquarium depths, including deep public aquariums.

Artist Dark is an excellent substrate as it is rich in minerals and provides a natural source of nutrients for aquatic plants. It is also a natural buffer, helping to maintain a stable pH in the aquarium. Additionally, Artist Dark actively absorbs and removes impurities and toxins from the water, promoting a healthy and thriving aquatic ecosystem.

Use Artist Dark to create a mesmerizing and captivating aquatic display, perfect for showcasing shy and nocturnal fish species. Its intense and bold colors will bring out the natural beauty of your aquatic plants and decor, creating a stunning and unforgettable biotope.

  • Color: Dark
  • Grain: Available in Normal (2-5mm) and Fine grain (0,1-2mm)
  • Texture: Porous clay substrate
  • Material: 100% natural engineered clay-based substrate
  • Nutrients: Complete nutrient supply of macro and microelements: Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Potassium, Iron, Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Zinc, Boron, Copper, Nickel, Chromium, Selenium, Manganese, Molybdenum, Cobalt, Fluorine, Iodine, Vanadium, etc.
  • Packaging: Available in 2 Kg and 5 Kg bags and in normal 2-5mm and fine grain 0,1-2mm.
  • Designed for nature artists and creators
  • Active substrate with pH buffering and binding of harmful substances
  • Optimal substrate ready-to-use for aquatic flora
  • 100% natural clay-based engineered substrate with Bio-filtering function
  • Clearwater without discoloring effect
  • Provides complete nutrient supply of macro and microelements for plants
  • Designed for any water depth, including deep public aquariums
  • Extreme long-term use of +10 years. It doesn’t crumble in the long run
  • No need to rinse the substrate before use, it’s ready to use straight out of the bag.
  • Spread the substrate evenly in the tank to achieve the desired thickness and create the perfect aquatic environment.
  • Wet the soil before planting to help the substrate settle and create a stable base for your aquatic plants.
  • For easy planting of small foreground plants, you can add the fine-grain version on top of the normal grain version.
  • Pour water gently on top of a hard surface to avoid disturbing the substrate and plants.
  • During the initial setup period, the aquarium water may turn cloudy, but don’t worry, this is normal. Simply turn on the filter, and the cloudiness should disappear in a few hours.

With Wetland Artist Substrate, you can create the perfect aquatic biotope quickly and easily. Its unique design and nutrient-rich composition make it the ideal choice for any aquascape.


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