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Turning Garden Plants Into Houseplants

September 14 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Improved air quality, aromatherapy, aesthetic interest, and emotional and edible nourishment are a few of the benefits of having houseplants. Join Brent McHale to learn about the garden plants that do best indoors, what kind of indoor conditions and considerations to be aware of, and the numerous ways to display the plants that you love outdoors now indoors. Each student will pot and take home a young new houseplant.

Class Level: All Levels. Suitable for teens 14+.


All supplies are included, but students may bring their own 6-8″ pot if they’d prefer.


Instructor Biography:

Brent McHale, staff Horticulturist and Light Designer of Gardens Aglow started gardening at a young age, which turned into completing a Bachelor’s Degree in Horticulture Business Management. Brent enjoyed working at a retail greenhouse for a number of years before joining the Gardens in 2019. Enthusiastic and talented in subjects of container gardening, floral arranging, houseplants, and expanding native plant repertoire, Brent leads a number of classes at the Gardens and presents for garden clubs. 



September 14
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
$25 – $52
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Bosarge Family Education Center
Botanical Gardens Drive
Boothbay, ME United States


Brent McHale