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Oak leaves

Oak leaves

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Oak leaves are the ideal permanent food for all invertebrates, such as shrimps, crabs, crabs and snails.
Due to the hard leaf structure, it takes a long time for the shrimp to eat it and thus serves as a hiding place for the young animals.
Larger species of crabs and crabs and also some catfish love to shred the leaves.

Due to the very high tannic acid content, oak leaves have a slightly pH-lowering effect and effectively help against spawn fungus.
The tannins color the water slightly yellow to brown.


  • Tannins (6 - 11%)
  • Polyphenols (approx. 7%)
  • Flavonoids
  • Triterpenes
  • Cyclitols

This is how they work:

  • antibacterial
  • antibiotic
  • anti-inflammatory
  • astringent
  • antifungal (antifungal)

Oak leaves should not be missing in any aquarium. A “must have” for all invertebrates.

Dosage: 1-2 leaves per 20 liters

Contents: 5 g - corresponds to approx. 25-35 leaves depending on size

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Biotope aquaristics

A biotope aquarium is the term used to describe aquariums that have been designed to replicate as accurately as possible a habitat that occurs in the wild.

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