With its rich, reddish-brown hue and fascinating texture, this unique rock has a distinctive porous appearance, which creates lots of interest, and some amazing attachment points for epiphytic aquatic plants and mosses.
Surprisingly light, "Maple Leaf Stone" will really provide some amazing contrast in your aquascape, a perfect compliment to leaves and darker-colored see pods. We can see all sorts of potential for this rock!
Like all stone, it needs a good rinse before aquarium use, and make influence the alkalinity and hardness of your water, so do test as you go.
We sell this rock in 5 pound increments. These rocks range in size from around 4" to about 12" in diameter and larger. If you are looking for specific sizes, we'll do our best to accommodate your request, based on the amount of stone you are purchasing, and the available inventory.
NOTES: This rock will impact the pH, Kh, TDS and General Hardness of your aquarium water, which may be "countered" a bit by use of driftwood, botanicals, aquatic soils, and water softening/acidifying agents as necessary. Just something to be aware of!
We'll select your pieces for you, based on aesthetics, a mix of sizes, and the very practical desire to maximize the number of pieces per order. We're not, however, "Iwagumi Consultants", selecting perfect pieces for the ultimate display. The old "you'll just have to trust us" line is definitely the case here!
The pieces in our selection range from around 2.5"-3" up to about 5" or more in size.
NOTE TO INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS: Because of the weight and box size restrictions, this rock will be very expensive to ship, and is NOT currently available for international shipping. We will continue to work to make shipping this rock internationally possible.
NOTE: The photos are representative of the types of rocks that we have available. You will be receiving a selection of rocks with characteristics similar to those shown in the photos, but each will be different.
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