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Why Indian Almond Leaves Benefit Bettas

Indian almond leaves (IAL) are often used in betta tanks because they are thought to provide many benefits to the fish. IALs are known to lower pH levels, reduce nitrates, and promote healthy scales. They also release tannins into the water, which can create a “blackwater” effect that is said to be beneficial to bettas as it resembles their natural habitat more closely.

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