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The Aquatic Gardeners Association, Inc. is an international nonprofit organization of aquatic plant enthusiasts, which appeals to both beginners and experienced hobbyists alike. The AGA publishes a (paper) quarterly journal called The Aquatic Gardener (or TAG), the only English language journal devoted to aquarium plants and planted aquaria. AGA members receive a FREE subscription to TAG and all special publications. Members also can purchase back issues, DVDs, and t-shirts. We also hold a bi-annual convention and an online aquascaping contest.

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Posted on Sat, 15 Aug 2020 by Erik

2020 AGA Aquascaping Contest Open for Entries

We are excited to announce that the 20th anniversary AGA International Aquascaping Contest is now officially open for submissions! Deadline for this year is October 18th to allow for more aquascapers to participate.

Please register at our redesigned contest entry website today!

Posted on Sat, 11 Jul 2020 (updated Mon, 13 Jul) by Cheryl

The Aquatic Gardener 33-2

The Aquatic Gardener Vol. 33 No. 2 has been published! This issue includes:
~ From the President by Cheryl Rogers
~ A Planted Tank for Beginners by Curtis Warstler
~ Rotala serpyllifolia—A New Aquarium Plant by Christel Kasselmann
~ Renegade pH and Hardness Parameters in Three Aquariums by Paula Hofmann
~ Key Points for Nature Aquarium Maintenance (Part 1) by Aqua Design Amano
~ Road to Nature Aquarium: "Butterfly Hideaway" by Steven Chong
~ In Memoriam: Dr. H. C. Josef Bogner by Christel Kasselmann

ON THE COVER: “Butterfly Hideaway" by Steven Chong. IAPLC #5 and 2018 AGA International Aquascaping Contest Larry Lampert Most Innovative Award

Membership in the Aquatic Gardeners Association includes this magazine free four times per year, as well as other benefits. To obtain the journal, please visit our membership page.