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JBL SANSIBAR WHITE 5KG

by JBL
$18.40
SKU J67055

  • Perfect hold for plant roots: substrate with 0.2 - 0.6 mm grain size for freshwater and marine aquariums and terrariums.
  • Vigorous plant growth: prevents the seeping in of sludge and other waste material with its fine granulation and density.
  • Ideal for fish, invertebrates and plants: no unwanted pollutants released into the water. Fine, round-shaped granite sand is gentle on sensitive barbels of bottom-dwellers.
  • Use: spread substrate on top of the nutrient substrate (approx. 6-8 cm for vigorous p.lant growth).
  • Contents: 1 bag Sansibar White. Not really suitable for undergravel heating cables

PRODUCT INFORMATION

Ideal substrate:

  • The substrate is an important part of the aquarium components because a lot of animals dig in the ground to search for food.
  • The plants also need a safe hold and have to absorb the food in the ground through their roots.
  • Digging fish absolutely need a substrate which is not sharp-edged.
  • Undergravel heating can only be recommended for medium-fine to coarse substrates because water circulation cannot really build up in very fine substrates.


Use:

  • Rinse the substrate with tap water to remove any abrasion caused in transit. Put substrate on the nutrient substrate (JBL AquaBasis) to promote the plant growth (for vigorous growth about 6-8 cm).
  • Calculation formula
  • The right amount of substrate: length (cm) x width (cm) : 140 = kg substrate with 5 cm thickness.

FAQ

Are the substrates of the Sansibar range plastic-coated soils ?

> No, the substrates of the Sansibar range are not plastic-coated but pure natural products.

Should JBL Sansibar be washed before use inside the aquarium ?

> JBL Sansibar comes pre-cleaned. To wash out any abrasion caused in transit, we recommend rinsing JBL Sansibar before use in the aquarium. Please avoid unsettling the soil when filling in the water.