How To Create A Winter Terrarium

How To Create A Winter Terrarium
Winter can be a tough time for gardeners, and anyone who prefers green and growth to gray and cold. But as an enthusiastic gardener, I still find ways to cultivate and grow plants even in the depths of winter. When the winter months seem to go on forever, try creating a terrarium, a little tropical garden indoors. What is a Terrarium? A true terrarium is completely closed, usually made of glass, and encloses a mini-ecosystem of moisture-loving plants. Because it’s sealed, a terrarium has its own water cycle. If done correctly, a terrarium does not need to be watered. This kind of balance is difficult to achieve, so an easier way to enjoy a terrarium is with one that has some opening for air flow and watering. Also, with a closed terrarium, you can always open it up for maintenance, to dry it out or add more water. How to... Read More