live rock is beautiful rock. It is harvested right around the
coral reefs themselves. Therefore Tonga Deepwater is made from the corals
that were broken in storms, that have fallen and were encrusted
with coraline algae over time. Stunningly beautiful! Pacific
Island Deepwater live rock consists of ancient encrusted coral
heads. The advantages of using Pacific Island Deepwater Live
Rock is the incredible diversity of coloration, and unique shapes.
It is also lighter than Tonga Deepwater Premium Rock so you need
to purchas less rock. For Pacific Island Deepwater Live Rock
we recommend 1-1/2 pounds per gallon where Tonga Deepwater rock
would require 2 pounds per gallon to look the same. For aquascaping,
it is acceptable to alter the shapes and sizes of the rock with
a hammer and chisel. This will not damage the integrity of the
rock, nor it's inhabitants. Please, just make sure you wear safety
glasses. Pacific Island Deepwater live rock will color up with
more unique colors than Tonga Deepwater rock. You will see purple,
pink, red, yellow, and green coralline algae.
your reef tank, it is acceptable to combine a few different islands
may also alter the sizes and shape of your live rock with a hammer
and chisel. This will not damage the integrity of the rock, nor
it's inhabitants. Please be careful to wear eye protection if
you are chiseling live rock.
You pay only
for the weight of the live rock, not the weight of the packaging.
some other online dealers, Aquatic Connection Live does not count
the box and all packaging materials as part of the live rock
weight ordered. All orders are handpicked , then hand packaged,
first wrapped in plastic and paper for cushioning, then we pack
all orders in a styrofoam container and styro foamies for extra
is easy to maintain in either a reef or fish only aquarium, and
makes an excellent addition for both the beginner or experienced
Deepwater rock requires moderate lighting and moderate water
movement, along with the addition of calcium, strontium, iodine,
and trace elements.
Adding Live Rock to a tank who already has fish or coral in it
our live rock has been treated ,cleaned, and pre-cured, it is
imperative to do a final cure of any live rock
from any supplier, upon receipt, before it is placed in the display
aquarium that contains fish, coral, or inverts.
All Live Rock
Guaranteed to be handpicked and packaged!!
You choose what size live rock we ship you: available in Medium,
Large, and Show size.