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Carnivorous Tank Workshop

Elevate your space & immerse yourself in the captivating world of carnivorous plants. A one-of-a-kind opportunity to explore the intriguing nature of these plants!

Carnivorous Tank Workshop

Elevate your space & immerse yourself in the captivating world of carnivorous plants. A one-of-a-kind opportunity to explore the intriguing nature of these plants!

Event Details

Guided by

JiaHao Peng

Time

06:00pm - 08:00pm

When

June 22, 2024

Spots Left

5

Length

2 hrs

Ticket Price:

$482
Open

Quantity:

About JiaHao Peng

JiaHao Peng is a visual artist specializing in horticulture, cultivating rare exotic plants, and crafting flower arrangements. He operates Ten Ten Photosynthesis, a downtown LA plant shop. JiaHao's living plant installations seamlessly merge and thrive, yielding a dynamic green showcase. His artistic style blends Asian gardening traditions with modern concepts, pushing beyond limits to discover novel botanical realms.

Objective

This workshop is to educate and engage participants in the fascinating world of carnivorous plants through hands-on experience and expert guidance. By the end of the workshop, attendees will have gained comprehensive knowledge about the unique characteristics, care requirements, and ecological significance of carnivorous plants. Participants will also acquire practical skills to create and maintain their own carnivorous plant tanks, fostering a deeper appreciation for botanical diversity and conservation. This workshop aims to inspire a sense of curiosity and responsibility towards plant life, encouraging sustainable practices and a lifelong interest in horticulture.

  • Expert Guidance: Our experienced plant enthusiast JiaHao Peng will lead the workshop, providing step-by-step instructions and insightful tips on terrarium design, plant selection, and maintenance.

  • Hands-on Experience: Get your hands dirty as you craft your very own terrarium masterpiece. From arranging layers of substrate to placing carefully chosen plants and decorative elements, you'll be fully involved in the creative process.
  • Plant Selection: Learn about a variety of plants suitable for terrarium environments. Discover how to strike a balance between moisture-loving ferns, vibrant mosses, Marcgravias and others to construct an ecosystem that thrives within the confines of your jar.

  • Design and Personalization: Express your creativity by customizing your terrarium's layout and theme. Whether you're drawn to a tropical rainforest or a serene woodland, you'll have the freedom to design a slice of nature that speaks to you.

  • Self-Sustaining Education: Understand the principles of closed terrarium systems and how they replicate natural water and nutrient cycles. Learn how to care for your mini ecosystem so it can thrive independently for months to come.

  • Modern Accessories: Elevate your terrarium game with the inclusion of a full spectrum grow light equipped with timers and bamboo board. Learn how to integrate this technology to provide your mini ecosystem with optimal lighting conditions, ensuring your plants thrive.

  • Take-Home Masterpiece: At the end of the workshop, take your "Jungle in a Jar" creation home, ready to add a touch of greenery to your living space or office. Revel in the satisfaction of nurturing a tiny world of green wonders.

  • What's included

    • 2-gallon rimless tank
    • Full spectrum grow light
    • Various carnivorous plants to choose from

    What to bring

    • Just your creative self!