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Marimo Ball

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Marimo Ball

  • $6.50
    Unit price per 


Marimo Balls are actually a spherical algae form that grows into a round ball shape. The word Marimo in Japanese literally translates to "seaweed ball". This plant grows extremely slow, at a rate of less than 5mm per year. Marimo is a type of algae, Marimo Balls are extremely easy to care for and can grow in almost any aquarium condition.

Marimo Balls are very easy to plant and care for. Simply throw it into your aquarium, or break it up into a mat and attach it to your rock or wood. It can be flatted out into a mat and glued or tied onto your stones or driftwood.

You will receive one Marimo Ball with every purchase. The smalls are approximately 1" round

Notes:
Aquarium moss is extremely hardy and will survive in a wide range of aquarium parameters.
Most moss species can contain brown bits and while suitable for low tech tanks, CO2 injection will yield better growth and coloration.
Do not make drastic changes to the aquarium. Unstable parameters will result in melt and rotting of the aquarium plant.
CO2 injection and quality aquarium soil will yield better growth.
Please research appropriately to ensure your plant thrives.
pH: 6-8

Care: Easy
Light: Low to medium
Co2: Not necessary but recommended