Floating plant

Floating plants - Natural diversity for your aquarium

Floatingplants are an excellent addition to any aquarium. Not only do they provide aesthetic benefits, but they also help to improve water quality by absorbing excess nutrients and providing shade to control algae growth. At Rendo-Shrimp you will find a wide selection of aquarium floating plants that will provide your tank with a natural and healthy environment.

Floating plants for the aquarium - Our selection

Our selection of floating plants includes various species that are characterized by their adaptability and ease of care. Here are some of the floating plants we have in our range:

Salvinia minima - This small floating plant forms dense carpets on the water surface and provides hiding places for small fish and shrimp. It is easy to care for and helps to remove excess nutrients from the water.

Limnobium laevigatum - Also known as frogbit, this is an attractive floating plant with round, light green leaves. It grows quickly and provides natural shading that reduces algae growth.

Phyllanthus fluitans - This floating plant, also known as red roots, has striking red roots and green leaves. It is ideal for aquariums that want to provide a color accent and additional hiding places.

Ceratophyllum demersum 'Foxtail' - Waterweed - This plant is known for its fine, foxtail-like leaves and its ability to grow quickly. It can be used as a floating plant or planted and helps to improve water quality.

Advantages of floating plants

Floating plants offer numerous benefits for your aquarium. They help to improve the water quality by absorbing excess nutrients and thus inhibiting algae growth. Through their shading effects, they provide natural light regulation and create a pleasant environment for your fish and invertebrates.

Floating plants also provide protection and hiding places for aquarium inhabitants, which reduces stress and promotes natural behavior. They create a natural surface layer that enriches the aquarium landscape and ensures a balanced ecosystem.

Tips for selecting and caring for floating plants

When choosing the right floating plants for your aquarium, you should consider the needs of your aquarium inhabitants and the specific conditions of your aquarium. Make sure you choose plants that are well suited to the water parameters and lighting of your tank.

The care of floating plants is generally uncomplicated. Make sure that they receive sufficient light and that the water surface remains free of dirt and debris. Regularly remove excess plants to prevent overgrowth and ensure light transmission.

Regular fertilization with special aquarium fertilizers can promote the growth and health of your floating plants. Be sure to dose the fertilizers according to the instructions to avoid over- or under-fertilizing.

Care instructions and health tips for floating plants

Healthy care of your floating plants contributes significantly to a balanced and beautiful aquarium. Make sure that the plants receive sufficient light and nutrients to thrive optimally. Regular thinning of the plants ensures that enough light enters the aquarium and prevents the plants from growing too densely.

Monitor your floating plants regularly for signs of pests or diseases. Remove affected plant parts immediately to prevent them from spreading. Good water quality is crucial for the health of your floating plants, so you should carry out regular water changes and check the water parameters.

Buy floating plants for the aquarium at Rendo-Shrimp

At Rendo-Shrimp you will find a wide range of floating plants that are suitable for every aquarium. Our plants come from sustainable farms and are carefully selected to offer you the best quality. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced aquarist, you will find the right plants for your aquarium with us.

Our online store offers you a simple and secure way to select and order your desired floating plants. Shipping is fast and secure so that your plants arrive safely. Our customer support is always available to answer questions and help you choose the right plants. Rely on Rendo-Shrimp for quality and first-class service.