- The leaves condition the water and boost shrimp’s health while providing them with an alternative food source.
- The shrimp either directly eat the leaves or graze on the bio-film that will accumulate on the leave.
- Vegetable or Leaf based diets provide more carbohydrates, minerals, and vitamins.
- Alder leaves are a great ‘holiday’ food as it should last10-14 days depending on the amount of shrimp you have.
NOTE: Dried Alder leaves are very fragile and must be handled with care
After rinsing add to tank as is or soak in hot water for 5-10min before adding to your tank
We use various natural products in our tanks, including Alder Cones, Cape Cones and various leaves. We recommend boiling all natural products for several minutes before cooling, and then placing these into your tanks.