Two Green Thumbs Miniature Garden Center Blog

Miniature Garden Tutorials: Indoor vs. Outdoor Plants

Posted by Janit Calvo on

Miniature gardening is a very accessible hobby and a very exciting hobby in that attracts a lot of new people to try a gardening. Creating and maintaining a tiny garden is so much easier to take care of than a full-sized garden - just grab a fork and do some raking and your done in about 35 seconds, (give or take.) But, for some new gardeners, there is a misconception that you can "bend" any plant to your needs. This is not so. Plants are the great leveler of society and it's probably why I love them so: they don't care what YOU want; they don't care about money, religion, politics, nor your lifestyle. They only care about what they need and if they don't get it, that's when they start to get the bugs and pests.

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Miniature Garden Tutorials: The Dirt on the Soil

Posted by Janit Calvo on

Miniature gardening is quite possibly the most accessible and versatile way to garden. Everyone young or old, rural or urban, experienced gardeners or those brand new to gardening, are finding out that miniature gardening is not tied to any financial, geographic or physical condition. A miniature garden can be any size, be placed anywhere and made anytime: it's a hobby that you can enjoy year-round.

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How To Shop for Miniature Garden Plants

Posted by Janit Calvo on

Wading into a brand new hobby can sometimes be overwhelming but with gardening in miniature, it's a much different kind of overwhelm - it's excitement and anticipation...

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7 Ways Miniature Gardening & Fairy Gardening are Different!

Posted by Janit Calvo on

It's two of the most common questions that I get asked, "What is miniature fairy gardening?" and “What is the difference between miniature gardening and fairy gardening?” Click into to find 8 easy ways to tell the difference! 

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Simple and Authentic Miniature Garden Patio Solutions

Posted by Janit Calvo on

Why compromise for authenticity in the miniature garden when you don't have to? Here at Two Green Thumbs Miniature Garden Center we use authentic stone for our miniature patios and pathways.

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