A 1/2-inch layer of activated charcoal under the soil and between an upper layer of sphagnum moss and a lower layer of gravel or pebbles, acts as a filter that pulls toxins and bacteria from the soil and water and deodorizes the terrarium.
Patricia Hamilton Reed has written professionally since 1987.
When a terrarium is a fully closed system, gasses the plants give off, and chemicals in any fertilizer used, can build up and become toxic to the plants.
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From here we went to the place where the clay is mixed and ground.
The clay is hauled from a clay bank East of here by an electric train.