Beginner Corals: Easy Corals for Beginner Saltwater Reef Aquariums
  Beginner Corals: Easy Corals for Beginner Saltwater Reef Aquariums
facebook button twitter button Blogspot button Youtube button Pinterest button Google Plus button Tumbler button
Login & View Cart
 
saltwater fish live corals marine plants Invertebrates aquarium supplies aquarium live rock live sand

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.


Hairy Mushroom Coral
Rhodactis indosinensis
Picture of Hairy Mushroom Coral, Rhodactis indosinensis Click Picture for More Information

Description The Hairy Mushroom coral (Rhodactis Indsinensis) is a member of the corallimorpharia that is native to the Indo Pacific. A perfect soft coral for low to mid section of the reef aquarium. It is a very easy to maintain coral, and a good choice for the beginner. This mushroom coral can be found in shades of green, purple, brown and tan. Regardless of the coral and design of the coral, the surface of all hairy mushroom corals will appear hairy, because they are all covered extensively with small, delicate hair-like tentacles. When exposed to moderate to strong lighting the hairy mushroom coral will open fully to between 5" and 7" across.

Care Level Easy

Red Mushroom Coral
Actinodiscus sp.
Picture of Red Mushroom Coral, Actinodiscus sp.Click Picture for More Information

Description Red Actinodiscus Mushrooms are usually described as Mushroom Anemones, Disc Anemones, False Polyp and also Gem Polyp's. The species, was recently added to the Discosoma family, loved by aquarist's throughout the world. Like other Discosoma mushrooms there are many variations of red color from lighter pinks to deep reds. Red is not a common color in aquaria, well at least true red, since most reds border on orange or brown. These mushrooms are a welcome member, taking out nutrients that we don't want in our system, as well as adorning an area of rock with their beautiful red coloring.

Care Level Easy

Aussie Super Red Mushroom Coral
Discosoma sp.
Picture of Super Red Mushroom Coral, Discosoma sp.Click Picture for More Information

Description The Aussie Super Red Discosoma Mushrooms are usually described as Mushroom Anemones, Disc Anemones, False Polyp and also Gem Polyp's. This species, was recently added to the Discosoma family, loved by aquarist's throughout the world. Like other Discosoma mushrooms there are many variations of the Red color from brighter to darker. Red is not a common color in aquaria, well at least a true Red, since most Reds border on orange or brown. These mushrooms are a welcome member, taking out nutrients that we don't want in our system, as well as adorning an area of rock with their beautiful Super Red coloring.

Care Level Easy

Blue Spotted Red Mushrooms
Actinodiscus sp.
Picture of Blue Spotted Red Mushrooms
Click Picture for More Information

Description Bluespotted Red Mushrooms are a in demand mushroom coral also called Superman Mushrooms. Very easy to keep, these beauties will be a stand out in any reef aquarium. They are hardy and relatively easy to care for, and under the right conditions, will multiply and spread very rapidly. In general, they need a medium light level and a low to medium water flow within the aquariumThey are wild collected and then grown in house. These are offered as single polyps attached to live rock.

Care Level Easy

Spotted Green Mushrooms
Actinodiscus sp.
Picture of Spotted Green Mushrooms, Actinodiscus sp.
Click Picture for More Information

Description The Actinodiscus Mushrooms are also called Disc Corals and also Mushroom anemones. Previously part of the species that is called Discosoma mushrooms, now they have decited they fit more into the mushroom class Actinodiscus sp. These corals display a wide variety of colors, textures, and patterns. Some are solid colors, whereas, others are striped or spotted like this example. The taxonomy of the various species is in a state of flux, and will probably continue to change.

Care Level Easy

Rainbow Mushroom Rock, Asssorted Polyps
Picture of Rainbow Mushroom RockClick Picture for More Information

Description Our Rainbow Mushroom Rocks are made by gluing many various mushrooms to one rock. Each Rainbow Mushroom Rock is different and will contain different types of mushrooms. They include mushrooms of different colors and are very successful at adding a lot of contrast of color to your aquarium quickly.

Care Level Easy



Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10


Copyright 2018 Aquarium Creations Online
Photos are representative of each species. All marine life is unique and your coral may not look identical to the image provided.
*Guarantee Restriction: All of our livestock are guaranteed. However for one or more of these species, they may be marked with a guarantee restriction. If it does, it means the specific animal may not handle stress from environmental conditions well. These stresses can include poor water quality, harassment from tank mates or confined aquarium conditions. When stressed, these species can lose the ability to ward off infection and disease. Other species may be listed as Restricted because they have such specialized feeding requirements that is difficult recreate in a aquarium and may succumb to malnutrition.