The Complete Terrarium Substrate Guide

The Complete Terrarium Substrate Guide

Ultimately, the success or failure of your terrarium is mostly determined by the substrate you build it with. Soil is literally and figuratively the foundation of an ecosystem, and that remains true in your jar. But before we dive into terrarium substrate...
A Complete Guide to DIY Terrariums

A Complete Guide to DIY Terrariums

Whether you’re greening up your space or crafting a gift for a friend, a DIY terrarium is a great choice. Did you know that you can even make a hanging terrarium? Believe it – custom terrariums can be made out of almost anything. They’re easy to make...
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...
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....