Mini Terrariums

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these make great gifts, look good on desk or shelf at work.

Step 1: Get items you need

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You will need

  • Gravel, pebbles, or marbles, or something to go in as a drainage system for the plant roots.
  • Sand
  • Charcoal
  • Soil / Potting Mix, or “cactus soil if doing cacti.”
  • Jars

Step 2: Pick Jar or container

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Jars, Mason jars, green tea jars, christmas ornaments

You can use most any open or closed glass containers

Step 3: Drainage system for the plant roots.

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you need a drainage system for the plant roots, you can use glass, marbles, pebbles, i also add sand.

Step 4: Add dirt then plants and/or moss

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Add dirt then add some plants and/or moss.

Just moss can take over a year to grow!

these make great gifts, look good on desk or shelf at work.

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