What is Akadama | Bonsai Soil

December 2, 2021 0 Comments

Akadama is a natural clay-like mineral soil that is great for plants grown in Bonsais or Kokedama form. This Japanese volcanic clay is hard-baked, sifted by size and produced specifically for bonsai purposes. It will start deteriorating after 2-3 years and you will need to repot your bonsai plants to continue enjoying the many benefits. …

Japanese Maple Bonsai Care

October 13, 2021 0 Comments

Have you ever wanted to grow a Japanese Maple indoors? Well, now you can! All you need is to know how to care for a Japanese Maple Bonsai. But before you add this miniature beauty to your home or office, let’s take a closer look at some Japanese Maple Bonsai care tips.  Japanese Maple Bonsai Native …

Preserved Sheet Moss

Sheet moss
July 28, 2021 0 Comments

Did you know that moss is one of the oldest plants found on Earth?  It’s true!  Experts can date moss as far back as 298.9 to 252.2 million years ago. Since then, moss has made its way into the hearts of gardeners all over the globe – especially the versatile sheet moss. Sheet moss is fun …

Chinese Money Plant

Pilea Peperomioides
July 5, 2021 0 Comments

With gorgeous round or pancake-shaped leaves, the Chinese money plant also known as Pilea Peperomioides brightens any room of the house.  When healthy, Chinese money plants can also bring good luck and fortune to the owner. The best part is, you can easily care for a Pilea Peperomioides, even if you don’t have a green thumb. So …

Iris Reticulata

Iris Reticulata
June 27, 2021 0 Comments

You will fall in love with Iris Reticulata flowers. A vibrant blue, these petite blossoms only reach around 10cm in height. When in full bloom, these gorgeous flowers can resemble butterflies, hovering over the ground. What’s a more stunning sight than that? Iris Reticulata’s growing season falls in late winter/early spring. Its blooms last between …

How to Make a Kokedama | Infographic

Kokedama Infographic
October 8, 2020 0 Comments

With our do it yourself kokedama kits it’s never been easier to create your very own home or office string garden. Check out our easy step-by-step kokedama infographic guide below, you’ll be creating inspiring living art in no time. You can have almost any plant you want in kokedama form and making one is fun …

Caring for Your Kokedama

Light version rose blog
August 26, 2020 0 Comments

Caring for Your Kokedama A kokedama can fit any space and creates a stunning living art piece for your home or office space. There are various ways of displaying your moss ball, they can be suspended using a string which is also known as a string garden or set on a shallow decorative dish, driftwood …

Plants In The Office

Office plant blog
August 13, 2020 0 Comments

The first step in choosing the perfect plant for your office will depend on a few factors; how much natural light and space you have and how much maintenance is required. When assessing your workspace you want to determine: 1. The amount of natural light vs direct sunlight. For your kokedama you don’t want your …