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Benkens Houseplant Expo

Date: Saturday February 5, 2022
Time: 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

Featuring mini-presentations on the most pressing houseplant topics. Come for one and stay for them all.

  • 10am - Picking the right plant for your spot: How to determine your light requirements
    • Presented by our own Houseplant Expert Maria Harford
  • 10:30 am - Diagnosing problems: Light, water or pest issue?
    • Presented by Kevin Merrill of Bonide plant products
  • 11am - Plants for office spaces: which plants are best and lowest maintenance
    • Presented by Maria Harford
  • 11:30 am - Cactus & Succulent gardening: Dos, don’ts and common misconceptions
    • Presented by Laura Roth – Retired horticulturalist for State of Ohio
  • 12 pm - Orchids, Airplants and African Violets: Caring for blooming plants indoors.
    • Presented by Maria Harford
  • 12:30 pm - Make & Take terrarium class.
  • 1 pm - Open Forum – Houseplant talk.
    • Be sure to bring photos or samples of problems or questions.

Our experts will be on hand afterward for additional questions and answers.

Due to Covid- we are limiting the capacity of in-person classes. We will add more classes as the need changes.

Event tickets purchased online will have an additional $2.25 processing fee. Bypass the fee by calling the office at (513) 891.1040.