What’s a Terrarium?

The definition of “terrarium” is a (usually) sealed, transparent container that houses plants and/or animals. That’s pretty broad, though. What does the average terrarium look like?


Typically a terrarium is made in a glass or plastic container that can be sealed to retain humidity and reduce maintenance needs. They often contain tropical plants and mosses, or can be designed to sustain reptiles, amphibians, or other small animals.

Ecosystem Product Reviews

Guide to Air Plant Terrarium Kits

Considering air plant terrarium kits? We’ll teach you what to consider when purchasing and give you some of our favorite terrarium kits with air plants in 2021.

Step by step how to create a jarrarium, including advice for design options (salt/fresh, sealed/unsealed, plants/animals and more!)

Case Studies and Inspiration

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