Learn exactly how I made this Wabi Kusa, from start to finish!

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In this video:

  • Complete timelapse of the entire Wabi Kusa build!
Wabi Kusa inside a Moss Terrarium LED Light

Used in video:


Moss Terrarium LED Light


  • A rock found outside
  • Hygrolon (water wicking fabric) – Shop Hygrolon on Glass Box Tropicals
  • No-see-um Bug Screen
  • Fluval Stratum
  • Fishing line and large sewing needle
  • Polyester thread
  • Super glue (gel form)
  • Custom sand mix


Where to buy plants for Wabi Kusa

For hobbyists in the USA, I use and highly recommend Buceplant.com.

They carry a huge selection of Bucephalandra, as well as tons of other amphibious and aquatic plants which can be grown emersed for terraria and wabi kusa.

♪ Music credits:

Dawn by Sappheiros https://soundcloud.com/sappheirosmusic

Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported — (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Music provided by Music for Creators https://youtu.be/GpPj4hRJGZk

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