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Peony Ballon Platy

Original price $9.99 - Original price $9.99
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$9.99 - $9.99
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Style: 1 Fish

Peony Balloon Platy (Xiphophorus maculatus 'Peony Balloon')


The Peony Balloon Platy is a delightful and eye-catching variant of the common platy, known for its distinctive balloon-like body shape and vibrant, peony-like coloration. This ornamental fish is perfect for adding a splash of color and charm to any freshwater aquarium. With its peaceful nature and hardy disposition, the Peony Balloon Platy is an excellent choice for both novice and experienced aquarists alike.


  • Unique balloon-like body shape that adds a whimsical touch to your tank
  • Bright, peony-like coloration with shades of pink, red, and white
  • Hardy and adaptable, making it easy to care for and maintain
  • Peaceful temperament, ideal for community tanks with similarly sized, non-aggressive fish

Care Instructions:

  • Tank Size: Minimum 10 gallons, providing ample space for swimming and social interaction
  • Water Parameters: pH 7.0-8.2, soft to moderately hard water
  • Temperature: 20-26°C (68-79°F)
  • Diet: Omnivorous; requires a balanced diet of high-quality flake food, pellets, and live/frozen foods such as brine shrimp and daphnia
  • Compatibility: Excellent for community tanks with other peaceful fish. Avoid housing with larger or aggressive species that may pose a threat