Getting to Know Houseplants event title

2020 Fall Agriculture Programs


Getting to Know Houseplants

  • Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Can you maintain any outdoor garden, but the indoor garden still eludes you? Cultivate your indoor green thumb with this webinar! This presentation will cover the basics of indoor plant selection, event design, and pest and cultural issues common to indoor houseplants. If the houseplant craze continues, you don’t want to miss this presentation.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn about indoor houseplant selection and preferred light conditions.
  • Learn the basics of interior plant design.
  • Learn common pest and cultural issues of houseplants.

Virtual webinar using Zoom (links and instructions will be provided upon registration)

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Meet the Presenters:
   Matthew Schechter, Interior Foliage Design, Queens, NY
Interior Foliage Design has been a Schechter family business for over 40 years. Matthew became actively involved with the family business after graduating from the State University of New York at Binghamton in 2006. His focus with the company is with plant selection, interiorscaping, and event design.
Alice Raimondo, Horticulture Consultant, CCE Suffolk County
Alice has an A.A.S. degree in Ornamental Horticulture from SUNY Farmingdale, and was assistant Greenhouse/Nursery manager for AHRC’s Flowerfield Gardens for 3 years before she started with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County in their Horticulture Diagnostic Lab in 2002. Alice has been serving the residents and horticultural professionals of Suffolk County through plant diagnostic services, insect, disease and plant identification and plant health care issues, and educational programming for Master Gardener Volunteers and industry professionals.


$10 - Please note: there are no refunds for webinars.


Mina Vescera
Nursery and Landscape Specialist


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Last updated September 28, 2020