Blue Forest Jewel is one of the most spectacular aquarium fish in regards to their magnificent colours. They are unique looking freshwate fish in the cichlid family. Hardy to care, and they are the stunning freshwater fish to keep in your aquarium. Shop Live Fish Online with Coburg Aquarium, we stock ranges of Tropical Fish and Aquarium Supplies.
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They should be kept in the largest possible tank, with a recommended size of about 200L. Tank size can vary greatly depending on how big or small the fish is and how many you plan to stock in the tank.
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The best tank mates are non aggressive African cichlids but also they mix well with mildly aggressive American cichlid varieties. Some compatible tank mates that you can add along:
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The Blue Forest Jewel is an omnivore and should be fed a variety of foods, Cichlid Fish Food can be ：
Jewel Cichlids are very messy, so a powerful external filter will do the job. Make sure the filter matches with your tank size. Here are some great ones to consider:
Aquatic Plants are beneficial in helping to maintain good water quality and adding enrichment to a fish’s diet. Interested in Live Plants for your aquariums? Click here to see more Fish Live Plant
One must is to add some large rocks and driftwoods to mimic their natural habitat. Other Ideal Ornaments for your tank could be:
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Jewel Cichlids prefer soft lighting. Click the link here and choose the right light for your tank.
Sandy bottom tanks are very ideal for the cichlid. A variety of Substrates are available at Coburg Aquarium.
Our design team enables us to create the tank you desire, install your tank where you wish to and provide a maintenance service to ensure everything runs smoothly. We can create almost any aquarium from the small home aquarium to large commercial aquariums for offices, hotels or restaurants. Coburg Aquarium, Australia's leading aquarium shop.
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