Posted by neha on February 24th, 2021


Hi Fish-keepers today I’m going to tell you about 70 fish that go very well in a planted aquarium. A planted aquarium is a setup of specially selected plants and fish which complement each other and create a unique and natural aquatic ecosystem. To keep this eco system functioning properly a particular set of fish is added. Also with such setup a proper cleaner crew is mandatory. So here are some of commonly favorite aquarium fish in a planted tank.

TETRA FISH: Famous for their vibrant colors and schooling nature

  • Neon tetra fish
  • Black neon tetra fish
  • Green neon tetra fish
  • Black diamond neon tetra fish
  • Hockey tetra
  • Cardinal tetra fish
  • Ruby tetra
  • Flame tetra
  • Emperor tetra
  • Congo tetre
  • Rummynoze tetra

RAINBOW FISH: Hard life fish with vibrant color combinations

  • Blue rainbow
  • Bosmani rainbow
  • Scarlet rainbow
  • Australian rainbow
  • Threadfin rainbow
  • Madagascar rainbow
  • Bleher rainbow 

RASBORA FISH: Vibrant colors and easy to maintain hard life

  • Harlequin rasbora
  • Scissortail rasbora
  • Dwarf rasbora
  • Espie rasbora
  • Galaxy rasbora
  • Chili rasbora
  • Clown rasbora

GUPPY FISH: Most commonly known and loved fish

  • Lemon
  • Cobra
  • Tuxedo
  • Doubl swordtail
  • Pigeon blood
  • Neon blue
  • Rot Blond

BETTA FISH: One of beginners delight and extremely hard life

  • Full moon betta
  • Half moon betta
  • Fancy plakat
  • Golden plakat
  • Nemo candy
  • Big ear betta
  • OHM

PLATTY: Very hardy also famous as pond fish

  • Sunshine
  • Mickeymouse
  • Black tail

MOLLY: Very hardy fish, famous for live bearing quality. Excellent choice for outdoor ponds

  • Molly
  • Balloon molly
  • Common Black Molly.
  • Dalmatian Molly Fish
  •  Lyretail Molly 
  • Black Sailfin Molly Fish.
  • Silver Sailfin Molly 
  • Black Lyretail Molly.
  • Gold Dust Molly Fish 

SHRIMPS: Famous for their brilliant work towards algae control

  • Bee
  • Bamboo
  • Ghost
  • Crystal
  • Red cherry
  • Amano
  • Rili
  • Neo cardina
  • Blue velvet
  • Snowball
  • Blue bolt
  • Blue tiger
  • Pinto
  • Indian whisker
  • Pearl
  • Vampire

Discus: King of Fish

  • Snake skin
  • Blue diamond
  • Cobalt
  • Leopard Snakeskin
  • Red spotted Snakeskin
  • Red leopard turquoise
  • Snow white
  • Marine blue
  • Red turquoise
  • Red snakeskin

GORAMI FISH: Extremely hard life

  • Paradise Gourami 
  • Pearl Gourami 
  • Sunset Gourami 
  • Samurai Gourami 
  • Powder Blue Gourami 
  • Snakeskin Gourami 
  • Three Spot Gourami

CLEANER CREW:  Very hardy fish and well known to take care of algae growth


  • Otocinclus
  • Bristlenose pleco
  • Algae eater
  • L series pleco
  • Hill stream loach

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