Don't forget that stunning desert terrariums can also be assembled with Anacampseros,Hawarthia, mini Aloes, Gasterias, Sedums, Ledebouria, Portulaca, mini Sanseviearias, Cynotis, that 'possum skull you found last fall, and many other lizard compatible selections. Just indicate you'd prefer desert, or skink tolerant plants when you order the above collection, #99038.
For rare or large (Wardian Case) terrarium plants, see our WARDIAN CASE PLANTS page.
52023 AECHMEA GRACILIS BRO HP TGH PRICE: $ 25.00"Popcorn Plant" Short outcurving leathery stiff rosettes present short popcorn inflorescenceorescenceorescenes of bright red bracts with red-violet flowers--and these are very very impressively colored. Excellent house or greenhouse subject; easy to bloom if given bright light. Price reflects its refusal to quickly offset like most other species.
94028 FICUS PUMILA [REPENS] MOR HP TGH CGH PRICE: $ 4.00 "Creeping Fig" clasping stems covered by overlapping small dark oval leaves much valued as can be used in topiary, terrariums, wall covers, hanging baskets. Yes, this is the remarkable wall cover used so dramatically and beautifully at Longwood Gardens. The basic dependable plant for covering any moss filled wired topiary form.
40289 FICUS PUMILA [REPENS] MINIMA MOR HP CGH TER PRICE: $ 4.25 "Quilted Creeping Fig" lovely tiny puckered leaves; miniatured dimpled form of a miniature species--the clasping stems tend to be utterly plastered against whatever it is busily covering. The best choice for covering the base surface of any tropical bonsai as prefers to flatten itself to the contour of the surface and has very small leaves. This is much prized by topiary designers who do not wish to sheer their mossed frames. Slow to establish and thus seldom offered in the trade.
PUMILA [REPENS] SNOWFLAKE MOR HP TERR PRICE: $ 4.75 Beautiful "Snowflake Fig" forms an overlapping mat made of irregularly lobed small glossy leaves with showy marginal bands of bright clear white. Show stopper known in Europe for reasons unclear as 'Arina' or 'White Sunny.'
MICROGRAMMA PALMERII [NITIDA] POLYP TERR TGH PRICE: $
25.00 Many semiglossy small elongated-oval fronds held erect over the
slim slightly flatened rhizomes meandering over cork or treefern; because this fern evolved upon tropical treetrunks, it survives low humidity better than some; but truely thrives when given artifical rain forest (good humidity) conditions in a terrarium where it forms a dense otherworldly groundcover.
NEPHROLEPIS EXALTATA HUBBARDII POLYP HP TGH PRICE: $ 5.25
A select dwarf clone from Michael Hubbard, larger than 'Wanamaka'
but with similar erect bunched habit. Easy houseplant for limited
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