ORONO – University of Maine Cooperative Extension will offer a webinar for home gardeners about effective houseplant care on Friday, March 4 from noon to 1:15 p.m.

How Not to Kill Your Houseplants” includes tips for matching a potting medium, watering, lighting, containers, pest control and humidity to a plant’s needs. Karen Ramsey, owner of Ledgewood Gardens Greenhouses in Orrington, will lead the workshop. 

Registration is required; a sliding scale fee is optional. Register on the event webpage at https://extension.umaine.edu/register/product/how-to-not-kill-your-houseplants/ to attend live or receive the recording link. 

This is the second in a five-part spring gardening webinar series offered through April for Maine gardeners. For more information or to request a reasonable accommodation, contact Pamela Hargest at 207-781-6099 or extension.gardening@maine.edu.