Flower Horn Cichlid

Care Level

Low

Temperament

Aggressive

Reef Compatible

No

Plant Safe

No

Max Size

8" - 12"

Minimum Tank Size

75 gallon

Color

Black, Blue, Red, White

Diet

Carnivore

Water Conditions

Slightly acidic (6.2-7.5 pH), intermediate water hardness (6-12 dGH), 76 to 86 degrees Fahrenheit

Description


General: The man-made Flowerhorn Cichlid is a hybrid product that can potentially produce viable offspring. The Flowerhorn is a relatively large, aggressive member of the scientific family Cichlidae. The Flowerhorn should be kept as an individual, mated pair, or with other aggressive South American Cichlids in an aquarium over 75 gallons.

Preferred Water Chemistry: Slightly acidic (6.2-7.5 pH), intermediate water hardness (6-12 dGH)

Aquarium Diet: Brine Shrimp, Blackworms, Ghost Shrimp, Insects, Earthworms, Carnivore Pellet


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