pear terrarium


i’m working on a roundup of affordable vases for this afternoon and stumbled upon this lovely pear-shaped terrarium at viva terra. i have a soft spot for anything that lets me grow a tiny garden so this guy become a quick favorite. click here for more info and to shop. ($49 without plants, $79 with)

  1. Sandy says:

    i am TOTALLY eyeing one of these for my house!! they are just soo cute!

  2. Maggie says:

    I actually found these exact vases at Tuesday Morning after eying them on the VivaTerra website. I got a large one for $12, medium for $8, and small for $4. What a steal! Now I am just trying to find some good terrarium tutorials…

  3. Nikki says:

    Oh my goodness I never knew terrariums could be so cool, I love these!

  4. You certainly do love terrariums! And I can see why–these pear ones are gorgeous!
    What kind of sand etc is recommended? I liked the white sand from the last terrarium post particularly.

  5. This is so cool! I just need an orange shaped one for my husband since he eats like 4 oranges a day. lol

  6. Em says:

    So cute! I’m really intrigued by terrariums lately, I have so many pictures of them saved I think it is time I commit and get one. I’m just afraid I would kill yet another poor plant and then be left with a sad empty container.

  7. kimberly says:

    These are beautiful, and I LOOOVE the Viva terra site. I had never heard of it before. So thankful for the news!

  8. totally cool!! I wonder if you can get the glass pear somewhere plin to create your own!?

  9. Elizabeth says:

    You can get it with the plants…now that is my kind of garden!

  10. hena tayeb says:

    love these terraniums

  11. Emma says:

    Terraniums where have you been all my life! So cool – I wonder if they need much light

  12. Kathy says:

    Look at the awesome green pear terrariums that Morgan from “The Brick House” found at thrift stores!!

    http://www.the-brick-house.com/2009/08/thrifty-28.html

    I love these!

  13. meg says:

    Funny, I was also going to mention that you could get the same thing for $7 at Tuesday Morning. I saw them there a few months ago. Very cute!

  14. Minna says:

    Pear-arium? Heh? Anyone? Sorry, I couldn’t resist. I understand if you can’t post such a lame linguistic joke: )

  15. Those are awesome! So sweet!

  16. fantastic – great for my indoor garden

  17. Sue Gardner says:

    These are so nice I wish I could get one here in the UK

  18. Stina says:

    SOO cute! Woudl be great for my desk at work!

  19. Pam says:

    I was so excited to see this post. I have this container. I recently made it into a
    terrarium. I’ll post a pic on my blog tomorrow. I have also seen this container in the shape of an apple. So cute!

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