Platy fish are commonly referred to as “Live Bearers” meaning they give birth to fry, rather than lay eggs. This makes them relatively easy to breed and an excellent fish for beginners. Platies are native to Central America and Mexico and make a hardy addition to most community aquariums.
- Grows to: 7cm
- Diet: Omnivores - Tropical pellets/flakes
- Temperature: 20-28°C
- pH: 7.0-8.0
- Temperament: Peaceful
- Compatibility: Suited to community aquariums with Live Bearers, Tetras, Gouramis, Danios, Rasboras and Catfish.