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Soft Coral 5 Pack - Aquacultured ORA®
(Assorted sp.)
Soft Coral 5 Pack - Aquacultured ORA® Due to variations within species, your item may not look identical to the image provided.
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Quick Stats

Care Level Easy - Moderate
Temperament Peaceful, Semi-aggressive
Lighting Moderate to High
Waterflow Medium to Strong
Placement Middle to Top
Water Conditions 72-78° F, dKH 8-12, sg 1.023-1.025
Color Form Assorted
Supplements Calcium, Magnesium, Strontium, Iodine, Trace Elements
Origin Aquacultured - ORA®
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Overview

ORA® Oceans, Reefs and Aquariums Soft Coral 5 Pack is a collection of soft corals carefully selected for their diverse form and coloration. This delightful collection features a wonderful selection of colorful, "designer" aquacultured SPS corals including one each of the following ORA corals: (1) Kenya Tree Coral (Capnella sp.), (1) Pom Pom Xenia Coral (Xenia sp.), (1) Silver Xenia Coral (Xenia sp.), (1) Zoanthus Coral (Zoanthus sp.), and (1) Sarcophyton Toadstool Leather Coral (Sarcophyton sp.).

The ORA Soft Coral 5 Pack is an ensemble of truly aquacultured specimens offering the discriminating reef hobbyist an “soft option” to create a distinct and vibrant reef aquarium landscape full of exciting colors and diverse shapes. With the ORA Soft Coral 5 Pack, you can be assured of receiving some of the finest aquacultured coral frags available. ORA's professional team hand selects each of the four aquacultured species to ensure you receive a prime mix of their popular soft coral frags.

ORA coral frags will thrive in a variety of lighting conditions, ranging from power compacts, T-5s, powerful LEDs and up to the more intense metal halides. The ORA aquacultured corals satisfy the majority of their nutritional requirements by means of photosynthetic, symbiotic zooxanthellae algae hosted within its body. Under the right conditions, the growth rate of aquacultured corals is more rapid than most of the other corals found in an established reef aquarium.

While not as demanding as small polyp stony (SPS) corals, it is still imperative to maintain high water quality with proper pH, alkalinity and calcium levels, and to keep phosphate and nitrate levels as close to zero as possible. If conditions are ideal, these corals can also be cultured and grown into a new colony from living fragments or broken pieces.

Along with lighting and water quality, ORA coral frags prefer medium to strong, intermittent water flow within the aquarium. This is best accomplished with a wave maker and multiple powerheads. ORA coral frags receive a majority of their nutritional requirements from photosynthesis, but will benefit from the addition of zooplankton or foods designed for corals and invertebrates.

These ORA coral frags are attached to an aragonite plug and can be easily placed in holes or between the rockwork of the reef aquarium.

Approximate Purchase Size: 5 individual corals; 1" to 2"

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