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UT Gardens, Knoxville

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.

2506 Jacob Dr, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA

Place Type

On Campus, Outdoor

Website

ag.tennessee.edu

Upcoming Events

Fall Plant Sale - Gardens Members and UT Faculty/Staff

Invest in your garden with fantastic selections for fall planting. The UT Gardens, Knoxville will have a variety of flowering perennials, uncommon...

9/24 4pm
Fall Plant Sale - General Public

Invest in your garden with fantastic selections for fall planting. The UT Gardens, Knoxville will have a variety of flowering perennials, uncommon...

9/25 9am
Bewitching Beasts: Scary to Lose

Join us as we celebrate Earth’s biodiversity and learn about endangered plants and animals. It would be scary to lose special creatures like koalas and...

10/30 11am

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Smith, Tyler Howell

Smith, Tyler Howell left a positive review 4/22/2021

The food was great! The people running the event were really nice as well.

UT Gardens, Knoxville

UT Gardens, Knoxville posted a photo 8/10/2020