WIO Wetland Artist Dark 5kg

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Create a mysterious and captivating aquatic biotope with Artist Dark substrate's intense and bold tones, designed for nature artist creators. This substrate provides a complete nutrient supply and active pH buffering for long-term use.

SKU: WIO71100115
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Add a touch of mystery to your aquatic environment with the moody and dark tones of Artist Dark substrate. This unique substrate is designed to cater to the needs of nature artists and creators who want to create a customized and realistic biotope in their aquarium. Artist Dark is made from 100% natural clay raw materials and comes in a unique dark shade to help recreate any natural habitat. It is available in normal and fine-grain sizes, making it suitable for all aquarium depths.

Artist Dark is an excellent substrate as it is rich in minerals and provides a natural source of nutrients for aquatic plants. It is also a natural buffer, helping to maintain a stable pH in the aquarium. Artist Dark also absorbs and removes impurities and toxins from the water, promoting a healthy and thriving aquatic ecosystem.

Use Artist Dark to create a mesmerizing and captivating aquatic display that showcases shy and nocturnal fish species. Its intense and bold colours will bring out the natural beauty of your aquatic plants and décor, creating a stunning and unforgettable biotope.
  • Designed for nature artists and creators. 
  • Active substrate with pH buffering and binding of harmful substances. 
  • Optimal substrate ready-to-use for aquatic flora. 
  • 100% natural clay-based engineered substrate with Bio-filtering function. 
  • Clearwater without discolouring effect. 
  • Provides complete nutrient supply of macro and micro elements for plants. 
  • Long-term use. It doesn't crumble in the long run.

- Colour: Dark Grey
- Grain: Available in Normal (2-5mm), Fine grain (0.1-2mm)
- Texture: Porous clay substrate
- Material: 100% natural engineered clay-based substrate
- Nutrients: Complete nutrient supply of macro and microelements: Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Potassium, Iron, Calcium, Magnesium, Sodium, Zinc, Boron, Copper, Nickel, Chromium, Selenium, Manganese, Molybdenum, Cobalt, Fluorine, Iodine, Vanadium, etc.


With Wetland Artist Substrate, you can create the perfect aquatic biotope quickly and easily. Its unique design and nutrient-rich composition make it the ideal choice for any aquascape.

- There is no need to rinse the substrate before use. It's ready to use straight out of the bag. 
- Spread the substrate evenly in the tank to achieve the desired thickness and create the perfect aquatic environment. 
- Wet the soil before planting to help the substrate settle and create a stable base for your aquatic plants. 
- For easy planting of small foreground plants, you can add the fine-grain version on top of the normal-grain version. 
- Pour water gently on a hard surface to avoid disturbing the substrate and plants. 
- During the initial setup period, the aquarium water may turn cloudy but don't worry, this is normal. Turn on the filter; the cloudiness should disappear in a few hours.

The Wetland Series offers a perfect blend of beauty and functionality, inspiring and delighting hobbyists while promoting aquatic species' natural behaviours and activities.

The Artist Series is crafted from 100% natural clay with the capabilities of pH buffering and the ability to absorb and remove impurities and toxins from the water. It is designed to recreate any natural habitat with its six unique shades and two-grain options. The Artist Series offers an optimal substrate ready-to-use for aquatic flora and fauna, providing a complete nutrient supply of macro and micro elements for plants. It is a natural buffer, helping to maintain a stable pH in the aquarium. The Artist Series is perfect for nature artist creators looking to create a customized and realistic biotope in their aquarium.

With WIO Wetland Artist Series the possibilities for creating a unique and beautiful natural environment are endless.

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