Terrarium Trend

Do you desire a home with beautiful plants inside but can’t seem to find the time to maintain them, have you tried a terrarium? Well, one of the most popular garden trends of the season are terrariums. Terrariums are the perfect complement to any room in a home and they are so great because they can be inexpensive, easy to build and maintain. Here are a few terrariums that have inspired many looking for that dash of greenery in or outside the home.


Photograph credit: Drew Kelly for The New York Times

Terrarium Table Top:

Who wouldn’t want one of these gardens-under-glass sitting on top of their desk or coffee table? A couple of glass containers, soil, a few small house plants and you’ve got yourself an adorable table top decoration.

terrarium kit

Photograph by: Amanda Wright from Wit & Whistle 

DIY Terrarium Kit:

This would make an amazing affordable gift, and even a adorable party or wedding favor. This DIY kit would include a mason jar full of rocks, and a small card with instructions. The recipient would just need to add spoil and a few plants!

Terrarium Hung

Photograph by: Amanda Wright from Wit & Whistle

Hanging Terrarium:

This handing terrarium teardrop would look great mounted within a windowsill or hung anywhere in your home. A unique glass canister filled with a few small plants transforms these everyday items into an eye- catching piece of art.

Terrarium Greenhouse

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DIY Terrarium Greenhouse:

Give your plants a place to call home while decorating yours!  All you’ll need is a few picture frames, hot glue and some white paint and you can create a mini greenhouse for your ferns, orchids and other small plants. The only thing this home needs is a few blinds and shades to give these plants a little more privacy!

Whether you’re hoping to decorate your home or use terrariums as party favors, I hope these ideas inspire you to bring these gardening trends into your home.