Aquascaping Inspiration

Aquascaping, in simple terms, is doing underwater landscaping and gardening. Arrange aquatic plants, rocks/stones, and driftwood to create an ambiance within your aquarium. Aquascape styles and intricacies can vary based on your skill level or preferences. There are numerous aquascape professionals around the world with tips, tutorials, and guides to assist you in your aquascaping endeavors.

Here are some aquascapes to spark inspiration.

Plants pictured:  Cladophora aegagropila   Fish pictured:  Cardinal tetra (Paracheirodon axelrodi) Congo tetra (Phenacogrammus interruptus) Diamond tetra (Moenkhausia pittieri)

Plants pictured: Cladophora aegagropila

Fish pictured: Cardinal tetra (Paracheirodon axelrodi) Congo tetra (Phenacogrammus interruptus) Diamond tetra (Moenkhausia pittieri)

Plants pictured:  Cyperus helferi, Eleocharis parvula, & Eleocharis acicularis 'Mini'   Fish pictured:  Blue Platinum Marble Angelfish (Pterophyllum scalare)

Plants pictured: Cyperus helferi, Eleocharis parvula, & Eleocharis acicularis 'Mini'

Fish pictured: Blue Platinum Marble Angelfish (Pterophyllum scalare)

Plants pictured:  Bucephalandra 'Wavy Green', Eleocharis acicularis 'Mini', Eleocharis parvula, Glossostigma elatinoides, Hemianthus callitrichoides 'Cuba', Hygrophila pinnatifida, Rotala 'Bonsai', & Sagittaria subulata   Fish pictured:  Rosy Barb (Pethia conchonius)

Plants pictured: Bucephalandra 'Wavy Green', Eleocharis acicularis 'Mini', Eleocharis parvula, Glossostigma elatinoides, Hemianthus callitrichoides 'Cuba', Hygrophila pinnatifida, Rotala 'Bonsai', & Sagittaria subulata

Fish pictured: Rosy Barb (Pethia conchonius)

Plants pictured:  Cryptocoryne wendtii 'Green', Cyperus helferi, Microsorum pteropus 'Windeløv', & Vesicularia dubyana 'Christmas'   Fish pictured:  Powder Blue Dwarf Gourami (Colisa lalia) and Tiger Barb (Puntius tetrazona)

Plants pictured: Cryptocoryne wendtii 'Green', Cyperus helferi, Microsorum pteropus 'Windeløv', & Vesicularia dubyana 'Christmas'

Fish pictured: Powder Blue Dwarf Gourami (Colisa lalia) and Tiger Barb (Puntius tetrazona)