Houseplant 101: Episode Ten

Get stuck into a houseplant project with this easy-to-follow video on how to make a terrarium

Create your own terrarium with the tips and advice Alex shares in this final episode of Houseplant 101. A terrarium is a glass container that has houseplants planted inside; often, the plants chosen for a terrarium will be ones that prefer high humidity.

Tools for making a terrarium

In creating his terrarium, Alex uses a few different tools, materials and accessories. We thought we’d share a list of these here, so you can easily gather your own items or perhaps borrow some from a friend. We’ve included a link to some of the items available on the RHS Shop too.

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