They’re back, just in time for holiday decorating and gift giving! Terrariums, that is. They’ve recently made a big comeback with a new twist and a few new favorite plants.
If you were gardening in the 70s, you probably planted up an old aquarium, apothecary jar or any clear glass container with an opening large enough to squeeze through a plant. Many of us used long handled tools to strategically place plants and decorative items in containers too small to accommodate our hands. The containers were then covered with some kind of glass lid to increase the humidity.
The day we brought her home from the nursery, we were the proudest parents on the block. We hadn’t always wanted one.
A comical plant identification flow chart from our columnist, Mike Nowak.
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The monocotyledonous geophytes are coming! The monocotyledonous geophytes are coming! I knew that would get your attention.