A fairy garden terrarium is an incredible idea to decorate your home, table or balcony. It is a fun project to realize at any age, even for those who don’t like pot plants a lot and don’t know how to look after them. The piece of work is not difficult to make. In the same time, it will bring you a lot of pleasant minutes, will gladden the eye and will become a wonderful decoration to your interior.
For a start, you have a possibility to purchase a terrarium fairy garden kit, which include a container, pebbles, potting soil, plants and accessories. A packing arrangement may differ, so you can buy something additionally, take away or add that you want.
On making a fairy garden terrarium, plan the disposition of all the pieces. Don’t overload the tank with plants and accessories, as flowers need a space to grow, and it doesn’t have a nice look when there is an excess of details. Choose small low flowers from tropical and subtropical regions, which love moisture. The plants have to be match in such way that they will not hinder each other to thrive.
To embody this living decoration take a glass container. They come in different shapes and sizes: fish bowls, large candy jars, bottles, apothecary jars. There is a special mini fairy garden glass terrarium. Put at the bottom of the container a layer of pebbles for drainage, than add a charcoal in small granules. It is very important, as charcoal prevent bacteria, odors and fungi. After, place some dried moss and pour a layer of potting soil of 4 cm depth. Plant your flowers and decorate the miniature with tiny figurines of people, animals, mushrooms etc. Splash water on your creation from time to time, and keep it away from the direct sunlight.