Exo Terra Star Cactus Desert Terrarium Plant is an exact replica of its natural counterparts and is easier to maintain. The cactus replica is true in all aspects with its low to the ground and round shape. This plant offers the same advantages as live plants whether the purpose is decorative, creating hiding spots, or enlarging the dwelling area. All of Exo Terra's Terrarium plants come equipped with a weighted base allowing for stability and easy set up. The plants are easy to clean and simple to maintain. A combination of live plants and the Exo Terra Terrarium Plants is perfect so even in spaces where live plants won't thrive there will be natural looking decorations.