A succulent may be placed in a terrarium and is a low maintenance plant. Here are some ways to create a dish garden or succulent terrarium. A glass container may be recycled after it is cleaned and empty for this project. Too much condensation in the terrarium is not good for the succulent plant and may harm it. Air flow is important. Adding a layer of charcoal onto the soil my keep the terrarium fresh.
- Succulents don’t like wet environs, which makes them ideal candidates for terrarium living.
- To make sure that no excess moisture invades the succulents new habitat, it’s crucial the container be open.
- Ideally, your succulent’s habitat should have a four layer base, consisting of gravel, charcoal, sphagnum moss and pre-moistened cactus soil.
“A terrarium is a rather old-fashioned but charming way to make a mini garden in a glass container.”