This sweet little moss ball is ready for adoption. They make the perfect plant pets... Legend has it, they will bring you love, happiness, and good luck. They're happily floating around in their little terrarium and require minimal care. They would love to keep you company at work.
Japanese marimo moss balls are actually freshwater algae (Cladophora aegagropila). They are soft, fuzzy and super easy to care for. The size will vary but will average around 1-2" in diameter. Only needs artificial or indirect light and a water change every 2-3 weeks. No direct sun or fertilizer. Marimos can live for over a hundred years and they grow about 0.5cm per year.
Comes as an easy kit. with a Glass Jar & Wooden Lid, Marimo moss ball, wooden stick and pebbles. You can assemble them in under 30 mins and let the little guy go swimming.
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Water the terrarium once a week in summers and once in 2 weeks in winters.Make sure not to water on top of the plants but on the moss or soil. Don't over water the terrarium as it does not have a drainage hole.
The terrarium once made becomes heavy due to the pebbles. Make sure to lift the terrarium glass from the bottom only! Use a soft and dry cloth to wipe the terrarium glass as and when required.