Let’s Grow Houseplant Club

Established Sept 2019

Houseplant Master Resource Page

Contact Brittany at letsgrowlex@gmail.com

2020 Schedule of Events

  • In-person events are suspended due to COVID-19 concerns. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend avoiding close personal contact. To read more on how to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and how to protect yourself, visit the CDC’s dedicated webpage.

Target audience

  • All ages welcome
  • All levels of education welcome
  • No experience necessary
  • Has plants or is interested in getting plants
  • Desire to learn more about plants
  • Desire to participate in the community

Mission

To cultivate a community of indoor nature enthusiasts where participants can expand their knowledge, foster new meaningful relationships, and achieve personal growth.

Objectives

  • Identify common houseplants available in our area
  • Describe the basic anatomy of foliage and flowering plants
  • Participate in mindfulness and the healing power of plants 
  • Compile resources for houseplant care
  • Diagnose common houseplant ailments and issues
  • Help make Lexington a greener city
  • Suggest an objective or modification

Activities

  • Plant swaps
  • Discussion topics
  • Member presentations
  • Scope out plant stores and shop
  • Visit gardens and natural areas
  • Plant book session
  • Suggest an activity

Locations to meet

  • Panera
  • Starbucks
  • Other restaurants (indoor/outdoor areas)
  • Woodland Park
  • Other public spaces
  • Member homes
  • Suggest a location