For gardeners who dislike watering, a terrarium may be the answer. Find out more about them here.
Explains how to select a container for a terrarium, soil requirements, and proper plant selection. Includes a discussion of plant arrangement.
Offers basic information about setting up and maintaining a terrarium. From North Dakota State University Extension Center.
Learn how to select a container, prepare the soil, and choose plants suitable for a terrarium. Describes water and light requirements.
Keep winter blahs at bay with a terrarium. Find out what sorts of plants will do well in the enclosed, humid environment.
Explains the concept behind the miniature ecosystems, and describes how to plant and care for terrariums. Includes a list of suitable plants.
Teach the kids about gardening with a simple terrarium made out of a plastic soda bottle. Features clear instructions for getting started.
Teachers are encouraged to use terrariums as a way to teach kids about the water cycle. This article covers lesson questions and care tips.
Visit the Black Jungle for guidance on choosing compatible plants, reptiles, and amphibians for a successful habitat.
Explore the basics of terrarium care. Discusses the dangers of over watering and letting the terrarium become too hot.