Marimo Globe: Unakite & Carnelian


Marimo, a Japanese word which literally translates to “seaweed ball” are not moss at all – they’re actually a rare form of spherical algae.  They are naturally found in just a few fresh water lakes in Japan, Estonia,and Iceland.  Marimo Balls are considered a good luck charm for their keeper.

This marimo globes feature one moss ball, about 1″ in diameter, along with a bed of carnelian, unakite, sodalite and citrine.  This combination of stones brings the energy of joy, prosperity, grounding and comfort, and can be used to easily transform and draw off negative energy.

Clear quartz sphere topper.

Dimensions: 4.5″ Diameter

Care Instructions: Your Marimo can live for decades with a bit of easy care.  Expose your Marimo to minimal sunlight.  Change your Marimo’s water every couple of weeks and wipe any algae from the sides of his/her container if it ever grows (unlikely).  You can use filtered or tap water.

Your Marimo will grow about 5mm per year.

Shipping: Your Marimo Globe will ship to you without water and will need to be assembled upon delivery.  You will receive all items as pictured here- simply add the crystals and Marimo to your globe and fill with water.  The Marimo will be sent in a small amount of water for travel, and can survive for up to 1 week outside of water.