Springtails, Silver


Collembola sp.

Minimum: 20+ springtails

Introducing Silver Springtails, the miniature marvels that bring life to your terrarium while playing a crucial role in maintaining a clean and balanced ecosystem. These tiny, silver-hued creatures are nature's cleanup crew, diligently working to break down organic matter and keep your terrarium thriving. Elevate your terrarium experience with the dynamic presence of Silver Springtails!

Key Features:

  1. Efficient Organic Waste Management: Silver Springtails are nature's little janitors, excelling at breaking down organic waste, decaying plant matter, and detritus in your terrarium. Keep your miniature ecosystem clean and vibrant with their efficient waste management skills.

  2. Silver Elegance: Admire the beauty of these tiny creatures as they gracefully navigate through your terrarium. The silver hue of Silver Springtails adds a touch of elegance to the microcosm, enhancing the visual appeal of your enclosed garden.

  3. Humidity Regulation: Silver Springtails contribute to the regulation of humidity levels in your terrarium. Their activity helps prevent excessive moisture buildup, creating a balanced and comfortable environment for your plants and other terrarium inhabitants.

  4. Low Maintenance Allies: Enjoy the benefits of a low-maintenance terrarium with the presence of Silver Springtails. These small wonders require minimal care while providing maximum impact on the health and cleanliness of your enclosed garden.

  5. Safe Terrarium Companions: Silver Springtails are harmless to plants, small organisms, and each other, making them ideal companions for various terrarium setups. Create a harmonious and thriving microhabitat with these peaceful inhabitants.


  • Color: Silver
  • Size: Tiny, ranging from 1-3 mm
  • Habitat: Terrariums, Vivariums, Bioactive Setups


  • Natural Cleanup Crew: Harness the natural waste management abilities of Silver Springtails to keep your terrarium free from decaying matter and organic debris.

  • Visual Appeal: Add a touch of sophistication to your terrarium with the silver elegance of these tiny organisms. Watch as they navigate and contribute to the dynamic visual landscape of your enclosed garden.

  • Humidity Control: Benefit from the humidity-regulating capabilities of Silver Springtails, preventing moisture-related issues and creating a balanced microenvironment for your plants and terrarium inhabitants.

  • Low Maintenance: Enjoy a low-maintenance terrarium experience with Silver Springtails. These creatures require minimal attention while providing continuous benefits to your terrarium's health.

  • Safe Coexistence: Silver Springtails are gentle and safe cohabitants for your terrarium, ensuring a peaceful and harmonious environment for all its inhabitants.

Care Guidelines:

  1. Substrate: Provide a suitable substrate, such as coconut coir or peat moss, to create a comfortable environment for Silver Springtails.

  2. Feeding: Silver Springtails feed on decaying organic matter. Ensure a balanced diet by introducing leaf litter, decomposing wood, or other plant-based materials.

  3. Moisture: Maintain a moderately moist substrate to support the humidity needs of Silver Springtails. Avoid waterlogging to prevent stress on these tiny organisms.

  4. Compatibility: Silver Springtails are generally compatible with various terrarium inhabitants, including plants, small invertebrates, and other microorganisms.

  5. Observation: Take delight in observing the intricate activities of Silver Springtails as they contribute to the ecological balance of your terrarium.

Transform your terrarium into a thriving microcosm with the invaluable presence of Silver Springtails. Order now and experience the wonders of a cleaner, healthier, and visually stunning enclosed garden!