Choosing the Best Terrarium Container

Choosing the Best Terrarium Container

Picking out a container for your terrarium is one of the most exciting parts! It can be almost anything transparent, so the options are limitless. I realized recently that most of my desire to create terrariums comes from the actual terrarium itself rather than the...
Sealed or Unsealed Terrarium?

Sealed or Unsealed Terrarium?

Before you start building or even planning your terrarium, you need to make the most important decision of the whole process. Should you make a sealed terrarium or an unsealed terrarium? Your choice will have far-reaching implications (at least as far as your...

Can a Terrarium be Self Sustaining?

The short answer is: Yes. The longer answer is: Eh, mostly. If you want to be technical, nothing is really self-sustaining. In the end, entropy will win every time… but that’s a nihilistic way to look at things. It’s entirely possible to create a terrarium that lasts...
What is a Terrarium?

What is a Terrarium?

A terrarium is a window into a biome; a slice of nature you can keep on your desk. It’s a dynamic, growing, and changing ecosystem that’s self-contained and self-perpetuating. A terrarium is also a jar of dirt and some weeds. Depends on how you look at it....
Bloomify Orchid Terrarium

Bloomify Orchid Terrarium

The Bloomify Orchid Terrarium is a sealed terrarium containing a single orchid and a nutrient gel. It’s in a jar 3 inch sealed with a removable cork. The orchid plant can survive for more than a year without any intervention if placed in filtered light....
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