If this is your first time hearing the term Terrarium, it is a sealed transparent globe or similar container in which plants are grown. While Terrariums can also be open to atmosphere rather than being sealed, they are often kept as decorative or ornamental items. Feel like owning one? Here’s a list of 10 Terrarium Makers in Malaysia who create the fanciest terrariums.
Founded in 2010, Riumz is recognised as one of the popular terrarium experts. Trained in various zoological disciplines as well as being husbandry advisors themselves, the team at Riumz is committed to bring nature and greeneries into home and urban spaces. At Riumz, they want to bring you to a closer proximity to nature. Besides the terra series, Riumz also provides the viva series, in aqua too, if you prefer.
2) Terrarium World
Terrarium World designs and manufactures terrariums of various unique shapes and sizes. According to them, terrariums provide a very therapeutic view that relaxes the eyes and eases the mind. At Terrarium World, they pride themselves on the know-how of creatively arranging exotic plants such as small palm trees, pitcher plants, creepers, jungle ferns and moss to resemble a tropical jungle terrain.
3) Little Habitats
Little Habitats is one of the terrarium makers in Malaysia who has been at the forefront of creating chic terrariums. At Little Habitats, less is more and simplicity is key. They bring nature indoors with a micro garden landscape by featuring mini mounds of terrestrial moss, ferns, air and succulent plants, plus they do it with elegance and class.
Fancy a pot or two? Potheads is sprouting the love of succulents in pots. At Potheads, every pot is made to order and unique to your own liking. Selling at a more affordable range starting at RM30 onwards, Potheads believe you’ll find yourselves enjoying the company of plants at home or in the office once you are a “Pothead”. If you want one, they’ll personally deliver the pot to you if you are within Klang Valley.
5) El Euhara
Alongside their home ware, El Euhara carries a variety of terrariums that are exquisitely made. The team at El Euhara fancies using different types of cactus with miniature decorative items and message cards in the terrariums. These personalised elements make their terrariums great gifts.
As the name suggests, OlaCacti is the cactus expert. Here’s where you can find terrariums with fancy cacti and cute little pocket-sized people or figurines. If you plan on enlightening your office space with a mini cactus garden, you should get in touch with OlaCacti. They may not carry the widest range of plants, but their selection of cacti-themed terrariums are one of the loveliest.
7) Green Fingers
Green Fingers is a family-run garden care centre. Their goal is to inspire their fellow Malaysians to grow and nurture plants and life. Under the roof of their store, they have everything an avid gardener in Malaysia would want. This, of course, includes terrariums. Their tastefully crafted terrariums come in a variety of shapes and sizes. They exude elegance and simplicity, which definitely helps them to achieve their goal.
8) Mini Green
Founded only towards the end of 2014, Mini Green has been able to attract quite a following. Perhaps it is from the lightness of a new beginning that inspired its creator Melissa Jalil to come out with innovative designs. With terrariums of different glass containers such as wine glasses, drinking glasses, jars and fish bowls; they certainly bring with them a sense of creativity. And that same positive vibe would be brought into any space that it decorates.
9) Tiny Forest
Tiny Forest is the brainchild of renowned Malaysian artiste, Yuna Zarai. It is clear to see that her artistry with the mic has been ably transferred to her terrariums. Tiny Forest’s terrariums blend quirkiness with ingenuity, creating a wonderful contemporary feel in their products.
10) Ficus & Jar’s Terrariums
Ficus & Jar’s Terrariums was started by a duo whose love for home and interior decor have them spending all their free time designing and making terrariums. Armed with the design philosophy of sleekness and minimalism, together with an aim to excite and refresh the spaces they furnish; they set out to make their products the best they can.