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Terrarium Imaginarium: Growing succulents, cacti and more under glass

Terrarium Imaginarium: Growing succulents, cacti and more under glass

Current price: $19.99
Publication Date: May 23rd, 2023
CICO Books
The MIT Press Bookstore
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Transform your home with more than 25 innovative and inspiring ideas using succulents and terrariums to create beautiful and stylish indoor gardens.

Small-space gardening expert Isabelle Palmer shows you how to use succulents and other plants to create trendy terrariums and gorgeous indoor garden designs and how to grow under glass. She offers helpful advice and techniques as well as handy tips for taking care of your new houseplants. Display pretty cacti inside copper lanterns, grow amazing aquatic plants in a deep vase, create a stunning fireside moss and fern display, and plant some tiny jewel-like succulents inside mason jars for an easy and on-trend kitchen window scene.Terrarium Imaginarium removes the mystery of taking care of plants and gives everyone a chance to enjoy the benefits and beauty of a garden indoors.

About the Author

Isabelle Palmer is a renowned small space garden designer and the founder of The Balcony Gardener. Specialising in the tiny corners of city gardening since 2009, her innovative and fresh approach to design and garden retail has earned her well-deserved attention for a stylish greener city life. Her adventures started out on her own London balcony where she wanted to create a little green oasis of her own. Believing that others would want to do the same, she started The Balcony Gardener ( With great passion and a practical approach, she has shared her small-space gardening and houseplant expertise in four books.