View Full Version : help with peppermints brislenose catfish

waitara mob
02-22-2012, 12:13 AM
gday ,ive just started a set up with peppermints , i have 4females at 10cm -12cm an 2 males at 12cm-14cm in side a aqua one 980 240litters an im hopeing to get some babies soon,ph at7.2 lots of current an oxegen insidetank ,2large pieces of driftwood lots of plantlife also,5caves, is there anytips to spike them to get them going??is my tank set up right??i would love to hear any info on theses types of brislenose as i know ive got alot to learn im sure<<<<ive breed albinos common before so i know the basics but want to learn more thanks guys darryl from australia :

02-22-2012, 05:16 AM
I've never bred peppermints, but I'm reasonably sure they need soft/acidic water if you want them to spawn. They'll live well enough at a higher pH and hard water but won't breed.

waitara mob
02-22-2012, 11:31 PM
yeh thanks very much didnt know that i shall try an give it ago ,cheers