Benefits - Very low maintenance, almost indestructible
Environment - Keep in cooler temperatures, away from too much light
Longevity - With proper care, Marino can last for over a century
Growth Rate - very slow, only 5mm/ year
Clean - at least once a month, change water and clean out container. Run water over moss ball while lightly rolling in your palms (like a meatball) Do NOT Squeeze.
*Legend has it that long ago the daughter of a chief from a tribe living near Lake Akan in Japan, fell in love with a commoner. When her parents opposed the union, the couple ran away but tragically fell into the Lakeland sunk to the bottom. according to the myth, it was here that they turned into Marino moss balls and why this plant is now known as a token of love, affection and good luck.
Container- Glass w/ wood top. 7" tall X 4" diameter. Mom.
Moss Ball measures 1.5"-2"