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20 Master Gardener Basic Training: House Plant Care

September 29, 2019
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Master Gardener Class Assignments

The assignments for this session are listed under "Related Files."


Supplemental Reading and Resources

Purdue Master Gardener Manual, Chapter 12

Indoor Plants Chapter, Arizona Master Gardener Manual

House Plants, Texas MG Handbook excerpt, Texas A&M University

Houseplants, University of Illinois

Growing Conditions for Indoor Plants (Other Houseplant Resources), Cornell University

Interiorscape Plants Picture Pages, Texas T&M University

Cactus Culture, Texas A&M University

Lighting Indoor Houseplants (PDF), University of Missouri

Care of Flowering Potted Plants, University of Missouri

Doctor Optimara - The Symptom-Based Guide for Diagnosing African Violet Problems, Holtkamp Greenhouses, Inc.

House Plants Help Clean Indoor Air, University of Minnesota

Using Houseplants to Clean Indoor Air, University of Hawaii

Home Propagation of House Plants, University of Missouri

Purdue Publications Related to the Topic

Houseplant Publications (from HO series)

Houseplant Problems (BP-55)

Key Pest Publications

"Key" is defined as where to look first for control information.
Remember that most house plant problems are NOT caused by insects or diseases.

Houseplant Problems:

Houseplant Problems (BP-55)

Insect and Disease Control:

Insect Control: Insects and Related Pests of House Plants, University of Tennessee

Least-Toxic Control Methods to Manage Indoor Plant Pests, University of Missouri

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