10-23-2009, 11:20 PM
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Cairns, Australia.
| | Re: Wood choice for the planted tank
Originally Posted by ghengis
I don't think cypress would work, actually. It contains a natural turpentine essence, hence it's resitance to termite/white ant/borer attack.
I reckon it would leach into the tank and kill everything in sight...
Originally Posted by dollface
Is this a similar reason to why cedar is considered unsuitable for aquariums?