The genus name 'Centaurea' comes from the Centaurus family of half-man half-horse creatures that appear in Greek mythology. Legends tell of Chiron—a wise man of one such clan said to use this plants to treat wounds. The gold part is the involucres, preserved here as an eternal bud.
The symbolic meaning of this plant is ‘A person with wisdom’.
Exquisitely preserved in the form of a 1.6 x 1.6 inch resin cube. created by UNN no Nedoko in Kyoto, Japan.
A beautiful keepsake to help you observe and appreciate the wonder of botanical lives.
Acrylic resin / dried plant
1.6 x 1.6 x 1.6 ”
made in Japan
• These plants are all sourced from nature. Each one is unique and varies in sizes, colors and shapes.
• Each sola cube is carefully hand crafted. During the process, fine air bubbles or powder like materials may occur inside the cube, they are not considered a defect.