Sherry has been part of the interiorscape industry for over fifteen years, starting at an entry level job at North Florida's largest greenhouse and currently owning two horticulture companies. At UMaine, Sherry majored in English where she worked part-time writing scripts for a local college TV studio.

Can Plants Help Your Headache?

Recently I had to bring my daughter to the ER for a severe migraine. For three days, she had been in so much pain, she wasn’t able to eat, [...]  » Read More

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Nepotism: Pros & Cons of Working wi...

Nepotism can be hiring or creating positions for a friend or family member that may or may not necessarily possess the right skills or training. [...]  » Read More

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How Green Roofs are Changing the Built E...

I feel very fortunate to live in a second story apartment just two blocks from the Atlantic Ocean. The unfortunate aspect of living here is the v[...]  » Read More

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Four Ways Plant Technicians Can Avoid So...

The second horticulture technician I hired was a soft-spoken mother of three with a graphic art degree. After a couple months of horticulture tra[...]  » Read More

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The Future of Horticulture

I’ve hired someone with a horticulture degree only one time in twenty years. Unfortunately for the plants, two months later he moved to Col[...]  » Read More

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The Difference Between Personal & P...

With the exception of poinsettias, I never understood the connection between holiday decor and interiorscaping. My first holiday decorating job o[...]  » Read More

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