Enjoy these resources and tools - helpful whether you're starting your first garden and potting your first plant, or if you're an old hand at the tiller in need of some reminders. This is intended to be a helpful source of information for growing in Tennessee.
Many of the documents provided will be courtesy of the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture and UT Extension. However, when useful, we may provide other resources from other extension and government agencies.
You can also visit the UT HORT website which provides horticultural information and resources for Tennessee gardeners
Can't Wait For Spring Planting?
Need help remembering what to do to get your home garden ready for spring? Download the 2022 Tennessee Home Fruit and Vegetable Calendar and stay on top of those gardening tasks!
Keep an eye on the soil temperature so you'll know when it's safe to start planting using this handy online soil temperature map.
And remember that the UT Extension Publications website is a great place to search for the information you need to make your garden great!
Resources for Beneficial Insects & Insect Control
Resources for Growing Plants
In partnership with the Nashville Public Library Seed Exchange, the Master Gardeners of Davidson County offer free workshops on a variety of topics throughout the year at several NPL branches.
NPT's Volunteer Gardener
Resources for Nutrition