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How To Make A Closed Terrarium

Published on March 29th 2020
There are so many ways of making a terrarium - you can make native ones, rainforest ones, aquatic ones, and the list goes on. In this video, Helen shows you how to make an easy DIY terrarium in a closed bottle.
For this terrarium you will need:
  • Glass bottle
  • Pebbles
  • Insect mesh
  • Activated charcoal
  • Potting compost
  • Sterilised soil
  • Horticultural grit
  • Plants Moss
  • Stones and/or sticks
  • Distilled water or sterilised rainwater.
Wondering what kind of plants you can put in your terrarium? Check out this list:
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How to Create a Bottle Garden or Terrarium


Don't forget to let the Candide Community know if you made one by posting in the app!

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First published in February 2019

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