Discussion in 'Freshwater Substrates - Gravel, Sand' started by trailblazer295, Mar 21, 2010.
What kind of substrate (ideally sand) would be good for a Mbuna tank?
I'm not sure but pool filter sand seems to work for all kinds of tanks.
Maybe somebody else will have some input.
sand , ecco complete for africans(crushed coral mix), river stones, anything small enough for them to dig into
+2 on Sand.
Aragonite Sand helps buffer the pH.
CaribSea Sahara sand for cichlids seems specifically made with black sand and aragonite.
Play Sand works, Clean really well before using. Been working great with my Mbunas.
It looks like salt and pepper. It is what I have in my Shelldweller tank.
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