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Deb Babcock: Thyme in a bottle

Bottle blooms

Some good choices for a bottle garden include: baby’s tears (Soleirolia soleirolii), little club moss (Selaginella), maidenhair spleenwort (Asplenium trichomanes), Southern maidenhair fern (Adiantum capillus-veneris), crotons (Cadiaeum variegatum), mosaic plant (Fittonia verschaffeltii), polka-dot plant (Hypoestes phyllostachya) and mother-of-thousands (Saxifraga stolonifera ‘Tricolor’). Other plants that do well in bottle gardens include: Ti plant (Cordyline terminalis), ribbon plant (Dracaena sanderiana), Earth star (Cryptanthus acaulis), prayer plants (Maranta) and parlor palm (Chamaedorea elegans).