Fluorite was designed for planted aquariums. This substrate is considered one of the best in the business but with quality comes a hefty price. This substrate was designed specifically for growing plants in freshwater aquariums which has created some pros and cons, which are listed below.

Pros :

  • Provides nutrients for plant roots
  • Will not change the PH of your water
  • Comes in natural looking colors that are aesthetically pleasing

Cons :

  • Can be incredibly dusty
  • Rinse thoroughly. When you think you are done rinse it again.
  • Aquarium maintenance can cause cloudy water.
  • Expensive