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UT Gardens, Crossville

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.

320 Experiment Station Rd, Crossville, TN 38571

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Off Campus




Upcoming Events

Straw Bale Gardening and Composting

Straw bales make a great growing medium when properly prepared. Create an instant raised bed to grow herbs, vegetables, and ornamental plants. You'll have...

5/11 9am
Plateau Discovery Garden Tour – Magnificent May

Join us for a guided tour of the spring-blooming Gardens. Learn about the history of its creation, how it has evolved, and, of course, all about the...

5/17 9:30am

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UT Gardens, Crossville posted a photo 7/31/2019