The surreal ‘Plants of Gods’ terrarium makes gardening cooler than ever

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Eco on Friday 22 May 2015

Prodip Leung created what I can only call an exquisite work of art, with his ‘Plants of Gods’ terrarium.

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This cute terrarium in a coffee pot is super easy to DIY

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Art on Wednesday 18 February 2015

On her blog A Charming Project, Enid shared this great project, turning a coffee pot into a beautiful terrarium for air plants.

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Twig Terrariums

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By Nicklaus Andersen in New Art on Friday 2 November 2012

So maybe you thought terrariums were your grandmother’s art, and maybe they are. But now you too can have an awesome self-sustaining green scene mantlepiece of your very own; one which reflects your love of nature and fecundity while also satisfying your 21st-century need for cynicism and cultural awareness. Something beautiful and marvelous, but also radical and hilarious. Brooklyn’s botanically hip Twig Terrariums has you covered.

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Half chair, half terrarium by Fiore Arcangelo

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Eco on Friday 6 April 2012

Italian designer Fiore Arcangelo’s ECCO chair does double duty as a terrarium pregnant with plants. There’s something very cool about having vegetation grow as you sit and being slightly panicky that it will all uproot you eventually. If you ever get one of these, resist the urge to grow a rainforest in there.

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Illuminated Steampunk Terrarium by Industrial Radical

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By Spanner in New Design on Saturday 5 February 2011

Steampunk design house Industrial Radical is showcasing an awesome prototype steampunk terrarium. It features an illuminated glass lid, lots of copper and brass, and a rotating magnifying glass for a closer look at the ecosystem inside. Also in the jar is a steampunk flower made from old clock parts. Puts the ‘culture’ in ‘horticulture’!

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