Sunken Gardens is packed with the whole thing you want to devise, design, and care for a planted freshwater aquarium. Karen Randall shares her years of experience and makes this enchanting hobby accessible to everyone. You’ll learn the whole thing from the biology of aquatic plants and basic aquarium chemistry to tank maintenance and troubleshooting. Plant profiles highlight the most productive options for a range of tank situations, and a chapter devoted to aquascaping styles provides basic design principles and inspiring examples. With hundreds of color photographs and clear, reliable advice, Sunken Gardens is an crucial introduction to an interesting pastime.