Users' questions

Are divided tanks good for bettas?

Are divided tanks good for bettas?

If you are wanting more than one betta fish in a tank, a divided tank is a good option. They are easy to set up and maintain. You have to remember that Betta fish are fighting fish and if they get to each other they will likely kill each other. That said a divided tank can be both safe and beautiful.

Is anubias Nana good for bettas?

Anubias is a must-have plant for your betta fish. Not only is the plant almost un-killable, thriving in low light and low nutrient tanks, but its thick leaves give your betta the perfect place to sleep or hangout. Anubias will grow happily attached to driftwood and rocks, or just sitting on top of some gravel.

Are anubias safe for betta fish?

Standing just 4.5 inches high, the Anubias is the perfect size for any aquarium, even small tanks and bowls. And while it is designed for use in aquariums, especially those that are home to Betta fish, the Anubias plant is safe for use in terrariums and vivariums.

Why is Anubias Nana good for fish tank?

Anubias nana forms a short, dense mat, and is a great choice for blanketing the substrate of your tank. It provides an excellent habitat of fish that prefer to hang out at the lower levels of the tank, such as catfish and loaches. You don’t have to worry about your Anubias nana plant taking up valuable real estate in upper portions of the tank.

Why do betta fish like the Anubias plant?

Anubias is also going to give your betta somewhere to hide. Bettas need to have time to themselves, but they need to do so in solitude. Because they are solitary fish and don’t school, it can be scary for them to rest safely.

What kind of divider do you need for a betta fish tank?

Most dividers made with acrylic are clear and are not at all suitable for a divided Betta Fish tank. If one of your Bettas gets sick, it can sometimes be contagious. However this goes for any fish tank with two or more fish.

How often do you need to trim Anubias Nana?

Anubias nana is a slow-growing species making it one of the easiest plants to maintain. It will only need trimming every now and then (when the stems get too long). You need to keep the tank clean, or the buildup of pollutants will gradually become toxic and kill any life in your tank.