Japanese Marimo




Small Marimo Moss Ball



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



These Moss balls are the latest craze to hit the aquarium plant hobby world. They actually are said to be great for algae control because they out compete the algae by using the same nutrients and starving the algae.

Marimo Moss Balls

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Marimo is a very popular plant in Japan. 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!. Negligible maintenance required. .


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Located in Sydney, we are Australia's largest distributor of live Marimo Moss balls.With a range of sizes from a centimetre in diameter to Marimos over 10cm in length. We have all sizes covered.



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