Marimo Globe: Blue Lace Agate
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 blue lace agate, a gentle and comforting stone.
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.