Category Archives: Tips & Instructions

Tips and instructional articles and videos about our DIY terrarium kits, accessories, succulents, and air plants.

Pests in Your Succulents? Here’s What You Need to Know

Succulents are difficult to kill (which makes them great for those of us with thumbs that are not exactly green), but that doesn’t make them immortal. Even if you water them properly and give them the right fertilizer and light, they can still develop pests – those puny pesky pests! These harmful invaders range from […]

How To Repot A Succulent In 1 Minute

As succulents get older they may outgrow their pots or terrarium. Spring and Summer are the best times to repot your succulents, cacti, and other plants. That’s because it’s the time of year when plants are experiencing their growth spurt and also because the weather is much friendlier to the traumatic experience of moving to […]

How To Make A Living Picture Frame With Succulents

Ever wanted to plant succulents into a picture frame? We’ll show you how easy it is to make a Living Picture Frame with succulents in about 10 minutes using our awesome DIY kit. Living frames, like vertical gardens and green walls, are meant to be hung up like a piece of juicy art. They’re an […]

How to Care for Your Succulent Terrarium

Caring for your Juicykits.com terrarium is pretty easy, so don’t screw this up! Succulents are very forgiving and that’s why we love them. But you can trust that we’ve killed our share of succulents when we were starting out, by either watering them too much or giving them too much sun. With experience, we learned […]

How to Assemble a Juicykits.com Terrarium Kit

Assembling a Juicykits.com Terrarium Kit

How easy is it to make a succulent terrarium using a DIY terrarium kit from Juicykits.com? Putting together a Juicykits terrarium takes around 30-45 minutes. Just lay down some newspaper and get creative. You can watch our short how-to video or read the instructions below. Super easy instructions: Wipe your glass vessel clean, then add about 1” of […]

Grow Light Basics: Artificial Lighting for Succulents & Cacti

For succulents, light is far more important on a daily basis than water. We recently introduced a series of Grow Light products to help make sure your succulents and terrariums are healthy and happy. Read on and watch our Youtube video below for more info about using artificial lighting for succulents and cacti. Why Light? […]

The Basics of Succulent Bonsai

For the past few months, we’ve been experimenting with the idea of growing and displaying succulents in the Japanese tradition of the bonsai. Bonsai is an ancient Japanese art form which seeks to evoke the essence of nature through miniature trees. But we are in no way traditionalists, so we bend the rules a little. […]

How to Care for Tillandsia Air Plants

Air plants are amazing little things. There are many varieties of air plants in different shapes and sizes with amazing colors from green to pink and purple. Succulents and cacti are easy to care for, but air plants might be even easier. Watch our short video and read on to learn how to take care […]

3 DIY Tips for Watering Succulents & Terrariums

We’re in the middle of summer and we’ve received many questions about watering succulents and succulent terrariums. So here are some juicy DIY tips for watering your juicies without getting water spots on your terrarium glass and getting water into tiny places without making a mess. Check out our new video or read on. This […]

How to Plant Succulents in Tall Skinny Containers

Want to learn how to plant a succulent into a tall or skinny terrarium container that’s hard to reach into? Check out our DIY tutorial for some nifty tricks that will help you pot your succulents into challenging vessels without getting dirt all over them or damaging them. If you’ve purchased a tall terrarium from […]

What’s in a Juicykits.com Succulent Terrarium Kit?

Succulent Terrarium Kit

Juicykits’ DIY Succulent Terrarium Kits come with everything you need to create a beautiful, low-maintenance terrarium. We curate only high quality, well-designed vessels and you get to choose the succulents and cacti that you want in your tiny self-contained garden. Watch our video or read on, juicy friends. What’s in a Juicykits.com Succulent Terrarium Kit? […]