Beginner Corals: Easy Corals for Beginner Saltwater Reef Aquariums
  Beginner Corals: Easy Corals for Beginner Saltwater Reef Aquariums
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Corals For Beginners

Choose easy beginner corals from our selection of Corals for beginners. This grouping of aquarium corals has been thoughtfully chosen for the beginner aquarist. All corals recommended by our own team of coral experts for both hardiness and easy care. Our Corals for Beginners section is a beautiful group of popular corals that are both hardy and easy to care for. All placed together in one grouping of Beginner Corals. Shop here for easier-to-care-for aquarium corals that are well-suited for the beginning aquarist. Get going and enjoy your reef aquarium hobby simply by shopping our Corals For Beginners section where every coral is both hardy and easy to care for.

Note: When choosing your aquarium corals read the individual coral requirements, read the necessary water movement, read dietary and supplemental needs,read the lighting needs, and read the recommended coral placement. That's all there is to it.


Golden Sea Rod
PseudoplexauraPorosa
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Description :This is one of the easiest gorgonians to keep. The Golden Sea Rod grows in a vertical, tree like formation. Coming from the shallow waters of the Caribbean and Western Tropical Atlantic, the branches are Rusty yellow in appearance and have a bumpy texture when the polyps are not expanded. When the polyps are open they are a beautiful golden yellow.

Care Level Easy

Purple Bottle Brush Gorgonian
Pseudoterogorgia elisabethae
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Description The Purple Bottle Brush Gorgonian is also referred to as Purple Bush, Lamarck's Gorgonian, or Rough Sea Plume. It is a branching coral that is closely related to hard corals. It is beautifully branched, forming feather-like colonies and has a beautiful purple coloration.

Care Level Easy

ORA Aquacultured Grube's Gorgonian
Pinnigorgia flava
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The ORA Aquacultured Grube's Gorgonian, Pinnigorgia flava is a fast growing coral that is a graceful, thin-branched that can be described as tan to pink in color with similarly colored polyps. It is pinnately branched, forming tall, feather-like colonies and has a beautiful coloration.

Care Level Easy

Corky Sea Finger
Briareum asbestinum
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Description The Corky Sea Finger (Briareum asbestinum), often called the Purple Corky Finger, has a beauty all its own. In the wild it is normally seen in one or more erect, finger-like rods rising from it. When not open the fat fingers are purple with slightly raised calyces that are more of a nub than a tube. Long, grass-like tan to golden polyps extend from the calyces, giving it a striking "furry" appearance. The Corky Sea Finger is durable and very easy to care for, its only requirement is a moderate to strong water flow.

Care Level Easy



Purple Ribbon Gorgonian
Pterogorgia anceps
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Description The Purple Ribbon Gorgonia is also referred to as Purple Sea Blade, or Purple Sea Whip. This particular gorgonian has rows of polyps that extend down the sides of each blade.


Care Level Easy

Purple Frilly Gorgonian
Pseudopterogorgia Bipinnata
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Coming from the shallow waters of the Caribbean and Western Tropical Atlantic, the Purple Frilly Gorgonian grows in a tree-like fashion with feathery looking purple branches. Branches have a bumpy look and feel when the polyps are not expanded. When expanded tan color floral polyps are beautiful against the purple background. A very hardy gorgonian it will add to both the beauty and to your reef aquarium's diversity.

Care Level Easy


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