Needs some hiding places and prefers a tank at least 45cm deep. Occurs in several natural colour variants, as well as numerous aquarium colour strains (the result of selective breeding). Very popular. Discus require well-filtered water and regular partial water changes.

Additional Information

Fish Keeping Snapshot :

  • Keeping Difficulty : Expert
  • Temperament : Peaceful, territorial when breeding.
  • Max Size : 20cm

Preferred Water Parameters :

  • Water Temperature : 26-30 degrees celsius.
  • pH Level : 6.0-7.0
  • Soft (50 - 100ppm)