The Living Urn® Indoors / Patio has a special separated outer chamber to hold and securely contain the cremated remains. The inner chambers hold the Bonsai Tree, or houseplant, and growing medium. Instructions are provided to distribute a small amount of cremated remains into the growing medium. All you have to do is choose your Bonsai Tree or plant that you wish to place inside and follow the easy instructions provided. The ceramic lid will enclose everything for a lovely, finished look.
Order a bonsai tree or houseplant from us to plant in the urn, or pick up one from your local nursery and follow the instructions we provide to plant with The Living Urn® Indoors / Patio!
Customize your loved one's Living Urn Indoor / Patio with a special laser engraving on the top portion of the lid. You can include their name, dates of birth and passing, a sentiment and an optional symbol.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our Bonsai Tree Options
We only provide the highest quality premium bonsais with The Living Urn Indoors / Patio...
Also known as Banyan Fig and Taiwan Ficus. The Retusa has small, dark green leaves which alternate up the stem and which are more oval than the Benjamina. Grey to reddish bark dotted with small, horizontal flecks, similar to tiger-like markings. All have heavy trunks and all are trained in the traditional curved shape. Among the most tolerant, versatile and trouble-free bonsai trees for indoor use. 6 years old, 8″ tall. Plant indoors or over 50 degress F outdoors.
The Money Tree is an age-old token of good luck and an invitation to good fortune. Resilient and does not require much care. It is the most popular plant for “Feng Shui” because it creates positive energy (“Chi” or “Qi”). It brings prosperity and wealth to your surroundings and decorates your home with nature and good luck. 8 years old, 14″ to 16″ tall. Plant indoors or over 50 degrees F outdoors.
A beautiful bonsai representing the islands! The glossy green leaves of the umbrella tree are miniature and shaped like umbrellas to form a beautiful dense canopy. The trunk is relatively thin and does not branch out into a crown as some other tropical plants do. 8 years old, 10″-12″ tall. Plant indoors or over 50 degrees F outdoors.
This dwarf Juniper from Japan is the most popular evergreen in the U.S. When we think of a traditional bonsai and what it should look like, we think of a “Juniper Procumbens Nana.” It is very hardy, long-lived, and tolerates many adverse conditions. 8 to10 years old, 11″ to 12″ tall. Plant outdoors on a patio or in a garden.
This dwarf Juniper from Japan is the most popular bonsai in the U.S. These special trees are very hardy, long-lived and tolerate many adverse conditions.This impressive, trouble-free evergreen is an excellent tree for the beginner. Trained style.13 years old, 9″ x 4″ x 13″ tall. Plant outdoors on a patio or in a garden.
Our Houseplant Options...
Check out the options we offer with The Living Urn Indoors
Peace Lilly - with its striking white flowers, the Peace Lilly is a beautiful indoor plant that is adaptable and requires little maintenance. It is one of the more popular options for an indoor memorial and a great addition to any home! Keep it within 1-5’ of a window and enjoy all of the beauty this plant has to offer!
Lucky Bamboo - one of the easiest to grow indoors and also makes for an interesting and beautiful memorial. Its branches grow in various directions and it requires little maintenance. An important part of feng shui, lucky bamboo plants are believed to bring good luck and fortune.
Flamingo Flower – a hardy plant that can grow and thrive for years. They have large, bright heart shaped flower bracts that typically begin to bloom in early February, just before Valentines Day! Keep this plant out of direct sunlight and it will grow and thrive for many years to come!
Sago Palm - one of the easiest houseplants to grow! The origin of this special plant dates back to prehistoric times and it has survived thousands of years basically unchanged in nature! Its leaves are dark green and feathery and it fits with many contemporary, country and other home styles. Be sure to keep the Sago Palm out of the reach of children or pets as it can be harmful if eaten.
If you're not interested in a houseplant or bonsai tree from us, you can order The Living Urn Indoors / Patio without a houseplant or bonsai tree and pick up a small house plant or tree to grow in the urn, or place cut flowers in the vase provided to show from the center of the urn!