Book Signing: Gardening Under Lights with Leslie F. Halleck
Want to bring nature indoors? From seedlings, to garden starts to permanent indoor crops and plant collections, Leslie will demystify the art and science of skillfully lighting and successfully growing your indoor plantings and edibles. Leslie will begin with a 20-minute overview of what you'll find in her book and indoor gardening tips to get you started, followed by an open Q&A for all your indoor gardening questions. Afterwards, Leslie's book Gardening Under Lights will be available for purchase and signing by the author at the meet & greet. Gardening Under Lights is a highly-detailed, accessible guide for seed starters, plant collectors, and anyone who wants to successfully garden indoors. Leslie F. Halleck, CPH, is a certified professional horticulturist (ASHS) who has spent her 25+ year career hybridizing horticulture science with home gardening consumer needs. Halleck earned a B.S. in Biology/Botany from The University of North Texas and an M.S. in Horticulture from Michigan State University. Halleck's professional experience is well-rounded, with time spent in field research, public gardens, landscaping, garden center retail, and horticulture consulting and communications. Halleck currently runs Halleck Horticultural, LLC, through which she provides horticultural consulting, business and marketing strategy, product development and branding, and content creation for green industry companies. Halleck is an author, award-winning writer for industry and consumer publications, and columnist for GIE Media. Her previous positions include General Manager for independent garden center North Haven Gardens in Dallas, TX and Director of Horticulture Research at The Dallas Arboretum. She's currently working on a new book "Propagation, Simplified" for spring of 2019.