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Maranta Kokedama

$ 52.00

To make our Maranta Kokedama, we bind the roots of our these unique, patterned houseplants in bright green sphagnum moss. Maranta are often called Prayer Plants due to their unique habit of folding their leaves upwards at night. Not quite vining, these low spreading plants look stunning in kokedama.

Simply translated, kokedama means "moss ball," and these pieces are our take on the traditional Japanese bonsai practice of the same name. Sometimes called string gardens, each piece can sit in a shallow dish or hang with the attached fishing line loop, making them lovely additions to any window or tabletop.

Maranta thrive in medium to bright indirect light. To water, simply soak your kokedama in a sink or basin until thoroughly saturated. Includes detailed care instructions.

We make each piece by hand, choosing from our diverse collection of Maranta species. The images are intended to show the variety in appearance in these houseplants - feel free to include any preferences with your order. Kokedama Dish sold separately.

Small: 4" - 5" moss ball diameter
Large: 6" - 7" moss ball diameter


Items in our Plant Lab collection are made to order and require special pre-shipping preparation. They are ready to ship within 5-7 business days. You'll receive a shipping notification email with tracking when your order ships. Box warmer included at no additional charge as necessary.

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Janice C.
United States United States
Maranta Kokedama

The plant was everything you promised. It arrived in great shape and continues to seems to be thriving! Friends and family who have seen it appear very interested in it and asked where I got it. I have recommended your website to them!

Lorraine I.
United States United States
I just love these

I have like six and want more!!! Easy to care for, healthy, nice gifts.. I'll be getting some as gifts. I want to hang them everywhere!!!

Pistils Nursery Maranta Kokedama Review
Megan H.
United States
Great customer service

Due to holiday/weather-related shipping issues, the plant I ordered arrived damaged. Customer service was helpful in assessing the plant as well as providing a replacement. Looking forward to ordering from them again.