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Giant Marimo Ball

Giant Marimo Ball

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$13.99 Item # 1639

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    1 pc of Giant Marimo!

    Excellent gift for your friend or loved ones to signify everlasting love....

    The Japanese believe that Marimo will bring good luck. Hence, they grow it in a glass bottle under ceiling light with just some water. Water change is only required once every 2 weeks.

    Marimo is a very popular plant in Japan. It's currently protected by the authorities to prevent extinction. The growth rate of Marimo is about 5 mm per year. Hence a giant Marimo is about 7 years old!

    This plant does NOT cause any algae problem.
    Propagates by dividing into smaller pieces, which become spherical over time.
    Negligible maintenance required.
    No carbon dioxide injection required for healthy growth.

  • Plant Group: Algae
  • Origin: Lake Akan Hokkiado, Japan
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Light Intensity: Low to High
  • Water Parameters: 68-86 °F (20- 30°C); pH 6.0-7.5; kH 3-8
  • Size: Approx 2" (50 mm) in diameter
  • Propagation: Leaf division