Um, This is pretty much the coolest thing I've ever seen.
Yes, those plants are alive in there, and yes it is a Christmas ornament. I love it. Why I am so obsessed with house plants that I think I need to hang them from my tree is a mystery to me, but I'm sold.
They come from San Francisco designer Flora Grubb and can be found at her website floragrubb.com.
Here are some other fantastic things from her website.
If you hadn't decided what you were going to get me for Christmas yet, you just did. :)