Decorative stones and pebbles have been used in aquariums, since the beginning of the culture of replicating the underwater world in small tanks. These colourful rocks of sort are no less than wondrous tools of recreating the diverse marine world. While gravel stones and sand may act as bedding for some fish, pebbles are usually just for decoration. Find from below some hand-picked stones and pebbles that'll turn your aquarium tanks into wonderlands.
Lava rocks popularly used in aquariums not just because of the rustic touch that they bring, but also because of the denitrifying bacteria that they house. These friendly bacteria convert all the potentially harmful nitrates and improve the quality of the water. Adding to it are its thermal insulation and sound absorption properties which further make the tank more habitable for the fish. These lightweight and porous rocks also do not decay or decompose over time, adding to the already ling list of their merits.
These natural rustic lava rocks not only add to the visual vividness of the aquarium but are also home to several denitrifying bacteria which will naturally remove all the potentially harmful nitrates from the water and provide a healthy environment for the fish to thrive in.
The mystifying underwater world is full of colours and these hand-picked pebble stones strive to recreate that magnificence. Dipped in several vibrant shades, their visual appeal is complemented with a glossy finish. These can easily give a refreshing touch of renovation to any aquarium or even a landscape, for that matter. On top of that, these claim to make a safe addition to the aquarium and do not leach any harmful chemicals.
Add a splash of colours to your watery paradise with these natural multi-coloured pebbles, which will add many a ripple to the visual appeal of the aquarium.
The colour white is associated with peace, serenity and calm; and this is exactly what these premium marble stones strive to ripple. Housing several good bacteria, these elegant stones act as natural filters which help in keeping the water fresh and healthy. While they, undoubtedly, provide a healthy environment to fish as well as the flora of the aquarium, their aesthetic appeal is undisputed.
These white marbles not only add to the elegance quotient of the tank but also help the beneficial bacteria to thrive and make the water a sustaining environment for the fish.
Decorative essentials made of glass are commonly used for renovating gardens, parks, flower vases, tanks, aquariums, etc. This particular set comes with natural asymmetric pebbles, all of which come with a perfect blend of a glossy finish and gorgeous colourful patterns. These can be easily cleaned with just a wipe with a dry cloth.
Glossy stones are a popular choice for decoration not only in aquariums but also gardens and home decor. Add to these asymmetric glass ones and transform your aquarium into an artsy affair.
Rainforest pebbles are known for their peculiar natural veining patterns and this set brings around a gram of these natural wonders. Dipped in tints of green and grey with the backdrop impression of a dense teak forest, these bring a refreshing touch of nature to the aquariums. Collected from the north-western state of Rajasthan, they bring in the flavour of their topology and culture.
With this set of polished and veined rainforest garden stones, an exuberant addition of class to the aquarium is unavoidable.
Ceramics: They may leach chemicals and heavy metals. You can however go for “dinnerware safe” picks.
Beach Sand: Untreated beach sand may include potentially harmful chemicals.
Wood: You can, however, go for items made of pre-treated wood.
Rocks: Research beforehand; some rocks have undesirable minerals.
Shells And Corals: They add unrequired calcium to freshwater systems.
Glass: Avoid glass with sharp edges to prevent injuries. You may opt for a polished one, with regular monitoring.
Plastic: Plastics may leach chemicals over time; always opt food-grade plastic, if needed.
|Best Decorative Stones And Pebbles For Styling Aquariums||Price in India|
|SHEHRI KISAAN® Black Grey Lava Volcanic Rock||₹ 265|
|DR Natural Multi Colored Pebbles Decorative Stones for Home Decor (Natural Multi Color, 950g)||₹ 369|
|Foodie Puppies White Small Glossy Stones for Home Decorative, Vase Fillers, Aquarium Fish Tank,Garden (Polished 900 g)||₹ 197|
|Misha Decorative Stones for Vase Filler or Pebbles for Home Decor/Glass Pebbles/gravels/Stone/Beads for Aquarium, Table, vase, Fountain, (Ocean Blue, 475 Gram)||₹ 299|
|StoneStories Forever Rainforest Decorative Landscaping and Garden Stone 0.9kg (Green)||₹ 248|
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