Terrarium plants

Air plants

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These plants are called Air Plants. Their true name are Tillandsia. The reason why they are nicknamed “Air Plants” is because they get the majority of their nutrients from the air.

Mosses

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Moss and terrariums go together perfectly. Requiring little soil, low light, and dampness rather than lots of water, moss is an ideal ingredient in terrarium making.

Ferns

 

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Ferns are extremely forgiving and have an incredibly strong survival instinct. Ferns will grow where other plants fail to thrive and most do well in rich, well-drained soil with an abundance of organic matter.

 

Lichens

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lichens are a composite of a fungus and an organism capable of producing food by photosynthesis. lichens are diverse, colourful, and absolutely beautiful!

Orchids

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It is a joy to watch orchids thrive and bloom.many orchids can be delicate and temperamental. They produce their blossoms in only the most precise atmosphere. Depending on where you live and the resources you have available, this atmosphere can be difficult to create. One way to make it easier to control the environment is to grow orchids behind glass. Terrariums allow you to maintain consistency in the growing environment.

 

Succulent

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succulents, are plants that have some parts that are more than normally thickened and fleshy, usually to retain water in arid climates or soil conditions. Succulent plants may store water in various structures, such as leaves and stems. Some definitions also include roots. Succulents have the ability to thrive on limited water sources, such as mist and dew, which makes them equipped to survive in an ecosystem which contains scarce water sources.

Cacti

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Cacti occur in a wide range of shapes and sizes. Most cacti live in habitats subject to at least some drought. Many live in extremely dry environments, even being found in the Atacama Desert, one of the driest places on earth

 

 

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