Japanese Startup Creates Incredible Floating Bonzai Plant

Floating bonsai trees are the perfect touch to your zen home.

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Japanese entrepreneurs Hikaru Hoshi and Masanori Imayoshi decided it was time to make a magical floating bonsai tree a reality.

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Their masterpiece, the “Air Bonsai”, consists of an “energy base” at the bottom and a “little star,” or floating ball on top.

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Utilizing the laws of magnetism, the designers are able to make the “little star” bonsai tree float atop its base.

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The energy base is made of traditional Japanese porcelain and the bonsai top is replaceable with other plants.

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Each porcelain is meticulously crafted by hand — a process that takes three months.  The Japanese team have raised nearly $15,000 of their $80,000 goal on Kickstarter. Who wouldn’t want a floating bonsai tree?

h/t: BoredPanda

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