FAQ: getting your terrarium started - goods

FAQ: getting your terrarium started

Suggestions for getting your terrarium started:

What you'll need:

  • activated charcoal
  • sand or pebbles
  • well draining potting soil
  • small plants, well suited for life in a terrarium (succulents, air plants etc), moss
  • spray bottle or mister

Instructions:

1- add a thin layer of sand or pebbles for drainage
2- add a thin layer of activated charcoal or activated carbon (helps to keep it clean but is not necessary)
3- add a layer of well draining potting soil (or a soil specific to the plant(s) you’ve chosen)
4- add your plants and ornamental moss
5- mist your terrarium once or twice a week depending on the weather and conditions where its placed