Pangea Aqua Balls are a lightweight expanded clay substrate of superior design. Engineered with a uniform pore structure, they optimize surface area for beneficial bacteria and microfiltration when used with naturalistic or bioactive terrarium habitats. Durable, reusable, and long-lasting, Pangea Aqua Balls make a perfect medium with many uses:
Use as a base layer beneath Pangea ABG Substrate and Pangea Drainage Mesh Substrate Barrier to create an underground water table for animals and live plants. This natural “aquifer" benefits all tropical species by increasing humidity levels, stimulating plant growth, and promoting healthy drainage to maintain a stable eco-climate. Aqua balls are the perfect way to keep your substrate from contaminating your water source.
Pangea Aqua Balls are the ideal medium for plants whether used as a drainage layer for baskets or for use with hydroponic systems. Promotes healthy drainage and increased aeration for plant roots. Their moisture absorbing qualities are perfect for successfully rooting new plant cuttings.
Dust settling may occur. Thoroughly rinse all expanded clay substrate with dechlorinated, distilled, or reverse osmosis water before use.
Learn how to set up your Aqua Balls in a bioactive from our Bioactive Setup Guide.
Bag Weight: 4 lbs
Ball Size: 8 - 16 mm