AE21 ON DEMAND: Tropical Houseplant Propagation

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Thursday September 30

12:00 AM  –  12:01 AM


Tropical Houseplant Propagation

ON DEMAND* video

Instructor: June Smathers-Jolley

$15 Adult Non-member** (**Arboretum Members receive a 10% discount on all classes. Become an Arboretum Member!)

BREG Elective (1 hour)***


Want to rejuvenate an older houseplant or share your plant with a friend? Arboretum Production Greenhouse Manager June Smathers-Jolley covers the basics of propagating houseplants through seeds, cuttings, division and air layering in this informative video, produced in-house by the Education Department's creative team and available to watch "on demand" at your own convenience through September 30. Whether you have a colorful coleus, an aging aglaonema, a peppy peperomia, or a savvy succulent, you will pick up some proven techniques for expanding your houseplant collection.


June Smathers-Jolley has served as the greenhouse production manager at the Arboretum since 1996, where she is responsible for producing plants for seasonal landscapes, interior plant displays, sustainable landscapes and more. A graduate of the horticulture technology program at Haywood Community College, she developed and managed the Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Symposium for professionals in the green industry for nine years. Jolley is a member of AmericaHort and teaches other horticulture classes for the Arboretum.


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***Upon registration, participants will be asked to identify if they are seeking certificate credit through Arboretum certificate of merit programs. Responses will prompt further communication regarding requirements and reporting for credit.



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