987 Summer 2020 The New Gardening Trend: The Houseplant
Tuesday, 11:50–1:15, July 21
Instructor: Jessica Goldman
Coordinator: Velma Berkey
Easy to care for and with so many beautiful varieties, tropical plants, along with other house plants such as orchids and succulents, are becoming quite popular, whether for decorating a living space or taking on a new gardening project. In this class, you will learn where many of these stunning species grow, how to take care of them, and some basic ways to design with them. There will be a small plant given to everyone to take care of when you get home!
Jessica Goldman graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a BFA in costume design and theater technology. Finding passion in many forms of art, she is now a floral department manager. She has gained extensive knowledge by running a section of a business that includes weddings, special events, and everyday design. She also has horticulture experience gained through several years as a member of 4-H.