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....
Back to the Roots Water Garden

Back to the Roots Water Garden

This Water Garden is a good example of a simple aquaponic system. “Aquaponics” is a combination of two words: aquaculture (farming fish) and hydroponics (farming plants in water). Aquaponics is an ancient practice – Japanese rice farmers used to keep...
Shrimp Bubble

Shrimp Bubble

Very similar in construction (and identical in organism stocking), the Shrimp Bubble is a viable alternative to the ever-popular EcoSphere. The only real difference between the glass spheres is that the Shrimp Bubble is not a fully-sealed ecosystem. Due to the pursuit...
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