A terrarium is a miniature garden grown in a glass container. Plant terrariums make excellent decoration pieces by adding fresh and lively colors to your home decor. Because of their miniature size, you can keep terrariums almost anywhere in your home – coffee tables, kitchen, side tables, work desk etc. The idea is to create a micro-climate in a glass container that supports growth of complementing miniature plants that require minimum maintenance.
How to Make Your Own Terrarium
You do not have to be an expert gardener to make a terrarium. With the right type of plants (usually miniature succulents, cacti, moss and ferns) and a glass container (such as a vase), you can make your own terrarium. Follow this step-by-step guide to making your own glass terrarium.
Entire glass terrarium top lifts off and includes brass filagree trim and brass finial. Perfect size for the office, desk, apartment, home accent, even as a centerpiece. Create a miniature fairy garden.
Base is metal with a dark gray powdercoat finish, ball feet and plastic liner. Terrarium glass is 3 mm thick and has lead-free solder to protect you and the environment.
If ordering H Potter’s terrarium kit please choose a Small size. Find terrarium planting instructions below under the product description. Planting instructions also included with your terrarium.
Enclosed to use as a terrarium once it is sitting on soil (soil not provided). Props and plants are not included. Approximately: 5.5 inches square x 8.25 inches high.
Designed and Manufactured by H Potter. Professionally packaged.
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Browse these simple and practical examples of kids friendly backyards for your inspiration.
Gardens are usually associated with outdoors and most hobbyist believe that indoor gardening is limited to putting a couple of accent plants in living rooms or table tops. However, with creativity and a little planning, it is possible to grow a complete garden indoors.
Today’s post showcases some unique and unusual ideas for beautiful indoor gardens. You will notice that growing indoor gardens does not has to be an expensive project. You do not really need to build a greenhouse or control your indoor climate. In fact, you can plan and design nice indoor gardens within your existing premises.
Browse these unusual and unique indoor gardens and see how you can make a little oasis in your house.