These are some very attractive, interesting little pods that are perfect for vivariums, ripariums and terrariums. They're, well- shall we say, quite buoyant- and are somewhat difficult to get to sink, so using them in an aquarium is probably at the bottom of the list of uses, although entirely possible if you're willing to wait!
Nonetheless, we find these to be incredibly cool pods! They have a leathery, hard texture, and a beautiful rich brown color. They average about 2.75"-3"(6.98-7.62cm) long, and 1"(2.54cm) in width, and look awesome when scattered about on the substrate, as if in the jungle floor!
PREPARATION: We've gotten these to sink before, so you can use them in the aquarium. However, it took almost 2 hours of boiling, and a prolonged 3-4 day soak to achieve this.
ORIGIN: Southeast Asia
NOTE: These are a natural product, and display variation in color, size, and texture. Each pod is unique! The photo serves as a reasonable representation of what to expect.
All of our aquatic botanicals are intended for ornamental aquarium or terrarium use only. Please use common sense and take the time to boil or soak all botanicals prior to using them, to reduce the possibility of problems. Always go slow when introducing any botanicals into your systems, so you can judge the effect they have on your fishes and plants. They are not intended for human consumption. DO NOT INGEST!
NOT FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION
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