Mason Jar Terrariums
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Are you craving greenery and dreaming of warm spring days in your garden? Solve the winter blues with DIY Mason jar terrarium. Succulents bring life to a room, and require little care to survive.
Project: Mason Jar Terrariums
- Small Pebbles
- Potting Soil
- Mason Jars
- Chalk Paint
- Painter's Tape
- Foam Brush
- Miniature Succulents
- Wrap painter's tape around the jar about 1.5 inches from the bottom. Firmly press down on the tape to make sure it is securely stuck to the glass.
- Apply a coat of chalk paint to the bottom section of the jar. Allow the paint to dry completely, and add another coat. Let dry completely before handling.
- Remove the painter's tape. If there are any unwanted paint marks, use your nail to chip away, or use a paper towel and alcohol to clean off.
- Fill the first third of the jar with pebbles, and fill the second third of the jar with potting soil.
- Place your succulent in the jar. Fill in and around the succulent with sand, covering the base of the succulent soil with sand, as well.
Care: Place your terrarium in a room with a sunny window. Water every 2 weeks. Wait to water until the soil is completely dry.