Browsing Category FLOWERHORN

How to Breed Flowerhorns?

So, you want to breed flowerhorns ay? Well you are in the right place at the right time. As I’m typing this my Flowerhorn pair just laid a fresh batch of eggs! At first glance…

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How to Acclimate a New Flowerhorn

Congrats on your new Flowerhorn, now that you’ve selected a fish you need to get it situated and comfortable in it’s new surroundings. Let’s get right into in the process of acclimating your new Flowerhorn….

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WHAT TANK SIZE FOR A FLOWERHORN?

Flowerhorns are large aggressive cichlids, with that said they produce a lot of waste and often maul their tank mates. These fish need a decent amount of space to thrive and therefore shouldn’t be kept…

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Flowerhorn Cichlid Basics

The Flowerhorn cichlid is one of the most interesting and unique fish around. The gorgeous colors and beautiful looks of this fish have catapulted it to “superstar” status in the world of fish keeping. In…

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How Long Does a Flowehorn Live?

Flowerhorn cichlids have a lifetime of 10 to 12 years. However, this isn’t a guarantee! To maximize the lifespan of your Flowerhorn you need to provide it with the optimal environment and living conditions.  For…

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How Big Do Flowerhorn Fish Get?

Flowerhorns are rather large and powerful cichlids, but how big do they really get?  Let’s do some research and see what their true growth potential is. Since the Flowerhorn is a hybrid fish we should…

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