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LAYOUT MATERIALS - Stones

Ryuoh stone

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Ryuoh stone

Ryuoh stones have a variety of appearance due to the white line and wrinkles. Their forms are suitable for an iwagumi layout which evokes a reef. For making such layout, an important point is to pay attention to the ridge line and the continuity of stones.

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Unzan Stone

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Unzan Stone

Natural volcanic stone formed into the shape of mountain. It has carved pockets to place ADA Wabi-kusa products.

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Ohko stone

Ohko stone

Ohko stone

“Ohko Stone” first introduced to planted aquariums by ADA in the world made a comeback. As its name suggests in Japanese, “Ohko Stone” has a tint of yellow, and is characterized by its unique uneven shape with holes. “Ohko Stone” makes aquascapes become distinctive.

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Manten stone

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Manten stone

One of the characteristics of Manten stone, a standard stone for iwagumi layout, is their angulated forms as they are mountain stones. Many of them have warm colors, but each one has slightly different color. A point of choosing a good Manten stone for your layout is to choose by their rugged texture of the surface and color.

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Sansui Stone

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Sansui Stone

Similar to Koke Stone, but SanSui Stone having layered cracks gives a more natural impression.

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Yamaya stone

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Yamaya stone

Yamaya stone expands your layout expression depending on how you arrange them. As they do not have a strong characteristics in their surfaces and shapes, and many of them are in the size of fist, you can just pile them up randomly rather than choosing a good-shaped ones carefully.

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Kei stone

Kei stone

Kei Stone has a mixture of warm ocher and red colors. It is a layout material with a distinctive texture which reminds us of a cliff by a stream.
It looks slightly white when it is dry.When the surface of Kei Stone is wet, its color becomes warmer and richer.
There are varieties of sizes from Small to Large(4‐30cm).
You can create natural stone arrangements by mixing different sizes of Kei Stone.

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Yougan stone

Yougan stone

Yougan stone

“Yougan Stone” is a porous stone similar to Mt. Fuji Stone and Plant Rock. By taking advantage of the unevenness of the surface, it is suitable to attach moss and ferns, and stack them wildly.

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Yougan stone

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