Plant Replacement

Plant Replacement

If the plant in your tank turns yellow, it's most likely that the plant has died.  

For the safety of the BioSphere, you want to remove the plant immediately.  The plant can be easily removed from the tank by gently pulling it straight up.

While the plant is an essential part of the Nitrogen Cycle, it is not necessary for the frogs health.  It does, though, add to beauty of their habitat!

You can replace your plant with any 4 inch Lucky Bamboo, Java Fern, Sagattaria Grass, or anubias - that you can typically find at a local nursery or pet store. To add it back, push the plant down into the gravel/sand  with your fingers, tucking the roots into the sand.  Once it has hit the bottom of the tank, gently push the decorative rocks around the plant to hold it in place - while the roots grow into the colored gravel and sand.  It's okay if some of the roots are exposed.

 

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