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UT Gardens

Recognized in 2013 as the official botanical gardens of the state of Tennessee, the University of Tennessee Gardens located in Knoxville, Jackson, and Crossville, are part of the UT Institute of Agriculture. Some 4,000 annuals, perennials, herbs, tropical plants, trees, shrubs, vegetables and ornamental grasses are evaluated each year. Both the Knoxville and Jackson gardens are TN Certified Arboreta. The gardens are open during all seasons and are free to the public.

2518 Jacob Drive

Place Type

On Campus, Outdoor

Website

ag.tennessee.edu

Upcoming Events

Hypertufa: Fabric Draping

​This workshop will focus on the art of using fabric to create dramatic, draped containers and sculptures. This method will allow for playing with the light,...

1/27 10am
Run 4 Their Lives--5K Walk/Run

Run 4 Their Lives is a Freedom 4/24 event that raises awareness and funds to bring sexually exploited women and children into freedom. Freedom 4/24 is...

1/27 10am
Edible Garden Series

Program Description: Growing your own food, whether it’s in a single pot in your kitchen window or in your whole front yard, is both challenging and...

1/28 2pm
Edible Garden Series

Program Description: Growing your own food, whether it’s in a single pot in your kitchen window or in your whole front yard, is both challenging and...

2/4 2pm
Home Grown: Nutrients and Compost

Ever wonder where plants go when they need vitamins? And what happens when they die? In this class we will explore the cycles of nutrients in nature and the...

2/8 10am

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