Terrariums just might be the original tiny green gardens. Whether under glass or just living inside it, terrariums bring a bit of the outside in. They can house a single plant or can recreate an entire ecosystem. On Tiny Green Gardens, we share our adventures in creating terrariums, maintaining them and other helpful information to create your own.

Unlike many of the other sites talking about terrariums, we’ll keep you updated as to how our’s is faring. After all, anyone can make a beautiful display of plants if they don’t care it they live much longer than it takes to photograph them.

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How to Build a Terrarium

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Our tutorial on how to build a terrarium shares our own journey in creating one of these ecosystems. We also share our mistakes so you won’t make them too.

Building A Terrarium – Supply Gathering Fiasco

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Building a terrarium – I need a container, plants and some dirt. What could go wrong? Not having it all in one place at the same time is what went wrong. A commentary from the “Don’t do this at home” files.

Terrarium Starter Kit with Plants

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Terrarium starter kit with plants has everything, except the container, to create your own terrarium. Enjoy your tiny green garden sooner without the hassle of having to find everything separately.

Vivariums with Animals

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Vivariums with animals. An overview of the different types of vivariums and what creatures and plant life are often maintained in them.

What are terrariums? Part II

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Answering the question what are terrariums starts with how these mini ecosystems work and how moisture control is only one part of the equation for success.

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