Terrariums with Heart

You said it with flowers (and they wilted the next week). You said it with chocolates (and all she did was gain weight). Now it’s time to find a more lasting way to express the fires of your passion for that special someone. How…

Holiday Terrariums: A Video of Decorated Wardian Cases

Sugar Plum Terrariums Seven talented gardeners, who happen to be well-known garden writers, created holiday terrariums this year using H. Potter Wardian cases. Enjoy their creativity in this video of the holiday terrariums! Terrariums Designed by Garden Writers Presenting our wonderful terrarium gardeners, in…

Planting a Cloche

All terrariums exude a sense of charm, it’s true. But there’s something about a cloche (also known as a bell jar) that’s particularly compelling. As with all terrariums, the venue need not be confined to plants – you could display just about anything within a cloche. But there’s…

Keeping your Small World Perking Happily Along = Long-term Care

Your interaction with a terrarium shouldn’t end when you’ve tucked in the last plant and closed the lid. Terrariums are low-maintenance, to be sure, but that doesn’t mean they should be forgotten. Hopefully, you’ll be so riveted by your crystal kingdom that you’ll be inspired to…

Plants for Terrariums

The key to success with terrariums and Wardian cases lies in matching the right plants with your mini-world. A happy marriage between plants and a terrarium can lead to a relationship that lives happily ever after. A terrarium provides very specific growing conditions and you need…