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Tricker's Protect-Ease

140 Tricker's Protect-Ease
Tricker's Protect-Ease

Item #: 60-2001

Tricker's Protect-Ease. A mild treatment to help protect against the all present of parasites and bacteria which could cause ick and/or white cottony fungus. Contains EDTA which helps to detoxify harmful heavy metals and chelate copper. Protects against environmental stresses and imbalances. Has a double slime coat protection which soothes and promotes natural slime coat production. Helps wounds and abrasions heal, thereby reducing the possibility of infection and reinfection. Use every seven days to help eliminate ick parasites and fungus bacteria before they can cause problems. Contains some of the most highly Tricker recommended ingredients and used in our fish department: formalin, acriflavin and copper sulfate. Use Protect-Ease once a week or when adding new fish or plants to the aquarium. Not necessary to remove your carbon cartridge when adding. 1 ounce treats 60 gallons. Bottle contains 2 ounces. Safe for fresh or saltwater. Not recommended for invertebrates.


Each: $5.15

America's Oldest Water Garden Specialist established in 1892
In the later 1920s and 1930s Tricker delivered aquatics locally via trucks to customers. This practice is still done today in newer vehicles.

William Tricker, Inc.® is a leading grower of aquatic plants and supplier of water garden products and aquarium supplies. Our aquatic greenhouses have produced superior aquatic plants for over a century. Our customers have been receiving quality guaranteed aquatics, some free,that make Water Gardening easy and fun to do. Purchase with confidence at Tricker's.

Tricker's Has a Long and Interesting History
Blue Beauty Water Lily 1896 Tricker Hybrid

William Tricker (1853-1916) was an originator of commercial water lily culture in the United States. He began experimenting in the later 1800s growing and hybridizing water lilies. He improved the shape, colors and hardiness of these beautiful aquatic plants.

In the early 1890's, he hybridized magnificent water lilies gave him a reputation as a lead grower of aquatic plants. He established a water lily nursery and company. In 1892, he introduced the first William Tricker catalog. This rare 1892 William Tricker Catalog as well as other water garden historic relics are still with the company.

Many hybrid water lilies were introduced and named by these noted individuals and are still available today. Some are unique and "first of a kind" in their respective classes and can be purchased from William Tricker, Inc.®.

You can still enjoy these spectacular Water Lily hybrids and witness the beauty observed long ago when we had time to ponder nature's miracles. Volumes of information about the accomplishments and dedication of the individuals that contributed to the success of Tricker's can be written.

Tricker's introduced many new water lily hybrids as well as developing fancy fish and ornamental fish propagation, fish remedies, water pH testing, aquatic fertilizers, fish food formulations, and the manufacture of aquariums and accessories.

Tricker's is, indeed, a company to trust to send you lovely live water lilies and aquatic animals suited for your picturesque water garden.

Member of Aquatic Growers and Suppliers of Water Garden Products

Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, U.S. National Park Service

Read more about William Tricker and the historic water lily nursery at this link.