The holidays are fast approaching and now is the time to stuff a stocking, crowd that lonely tree, think about that gift exchange party, gift that special loved one, or even yourself. Here's our most recommended gift ideas of the season that will make every hobbyist feel warm and joyful. But just a reminder though, shipping cutoff times, winter storms and increased holiday transit may prevent that perfect gift from arriving just in time. So don't wait until it's too late!
Countdown to the holidays:
Desktop Starter tank kits
Make a perfect debut into the planted aquarium world. Our desktop starter tank kits have been curated by our team and come with everything needed to create a successful planted aquarium that is low-maintenance (if you want it to be!) and economical without sacrificing aesthetic. Great for all skill levels and occasions.
Essential Starter tank kits
The essential starter tank kit is available in various sizes and comes with the basic essentials needed to support a thriving aquascape. In this kit, you’ll receive a beautiful UNS rimless aquarium, LED light to fit, substrate and an optional filter add-on. This kit is perfect for those who want to curate their hardscape, plants and other accessories!
Substrate pack bundles
A smart way to save on planted aquarium substrate. These soil packs are curated for larger planted tank sizes or for those looking to fill over 50 stockings*.
*Actual number of stockings are based purely on our best educated guess and may vary. Give it a try and report back. We would love to know the exact amount.
Tank and Stand bundles
Not sure if that random nightstand or media console can support a fully filled planted aquarium? Never again - our tank and stand bundles are here for you and are constructed to withstand the weight of a fully functional system. Create then marvel at your work with confidence!
Shipping Dates and TimesMake sure you get your gifts on time! Our current fulfillment time is 1-2 business days, but can vary during busier times. Delays in transit time are to be expected during this time of year. Please plan accordingly! Information provided below are estimates.
FEDEXEXPRESS SAVER - Small packages that include only plants or smaller accessories Monday, December 19th
GROUND - Larger packages that include medium-sized tanks and accessories Tuesday, December 13th
USPSFIRST CLASS - Light packages that include only plants or smaller accessories Tuesday, December 13th
PRIORITY - Small packages that include only plants or smaller accessories Friday, December 16th
UPSGROUND - Larger packages that include medium-sized tanks and accessories Tuesday, December 13th
NOTE: Delays in transit time that are beyond our control can be expected and may include surge of packages in transit as well as severe weather conditions.