You will be getting 5 marimo moss balls! They are the best suitable gift for anyone. They can be kept in water container or aquarium. *Note: Your Marimo has travelled a long distance to reach you. Give it a good rinse before it joins the rest of your aquarium family.
An excellent way to bring green back into your lovely tank!
With minimal storage space and low maintenance. The Marimo is suitable in all shape of vessel, and various lighting conditions. A little love goes a long way! Water change is recommended once a month. These miniature moss balls grow up to a diameter of 25 cm / 10 inches. It makes your tank much more interesting with this live plant!
Avoid temperature of 29°C or higher. Marimo is a slow growing plant, however its growth rate will be expedited at a temperature of between 20°C to 25°C. Note : When Marimo grows, simply roll the marimo on your palm gently in a circular direction. – Place marimo under indoor lighting/ natural lighting. Keep it away from heat. Avoid direct sunlight as it will support algae growth in the bottle.
Marimo (まりも) is a species of filamentous green algae (Chlorophyta) found in a number of lakes in the northern hemisphere. Marimo is a special growth form of the species where the algae grow into round green balls with an adorable velvety appearance. Colonies of such balls are only known to form in Iceland, Scotland, Japan and Estonia and are protected in both Japan and Iceland.
Marimo available commercially are cultured Marimo, made from algae filaments and are specially produced for export and retail. They will similarly grow, if properly cared for, and provides for a perfect fuss-free desk-top companion for you and your beloved ones.