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2015 Master Gardener’s Course

University of Tennessee Extension Master Gardener Training Course offers extensive training in gardening. Classes are taught by the highest-quality, trained instructors using research-based information from the University of Tennessee.

The classes bring you the newest and most practical information available on topics related to home gardens and landscapes. Past topics have included: wildlife, basic landscaping, […]

2014 Spring Banquet

On April 24, 2014, we celebrated the graduation of the 2014 Master Gardener class along with the 20-Year Anniversary of the Master Gardeners of Hamilton County.

Among the special decorations were a detailed chronological storyboard of the MGHC history for the past 20 years, and also the table of remembrance for our members no longer […]

Master Gardener Class of 2014

The 2014 classes are full. Applications for the 2015 Master Gardener of Hamilton County Class will be accepted starting in November 2014.

University of Tennessee Extension Master Gardener Training Course offers extensive training in gardening. Classes are taught by the highest-quality, trained instructors using research-based information from the University of Tennessee.

The classes bring […]

2013 Volunteer Celebration

This past Spring the Master Gardeners of Hamilton County welcomed the 2013 Class. The new graduates (known as ‘Interns’) completed forty hours of horticultural training.

Once the Interns complete a minimum of 40 hours of volunteer service and 8 hours of continuing education hours they will be become Certified Master Gardeners. Volunteer service hours benefit […]

Big Spring MG Spring Plant Sale

Title: Big Spring Master Gardener Annual Spring Plant and Heirlooms Sale When: May 4, 2013, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location: Greene County Fairgrounds Commercial Building 123 Fairgrounds Circle Greeneville, TN 37745

Link out: Click here for more information

– Unique supply of extraordinary plants. – Grown locally by Greene County garden experts. – […]

Specialty License Plate

The Tennessee Federation of Garden Clubs (TFGC) has introduced a new specialty license plate for “Tennessee Gardeners”. The plate is for those people in garden clubs, master gardeners, landscapers, and all people inspired by all types of gardening. The money will be used for TFGC conservation efforts throughout Tennessee.

The specialty plates cost $35 […]

National Cemetery Tree Planting

Master Gardeners were part of the over 100 patriotic volunteers who gathered on December 8, 2012 at the Chattanooga National Cemetery to plant 80 trees to replace those lost in the area storms over the last few years. Over 110 trees were lost in the past five years due to storms and age, including […]

2012 Hamilton County Fair Photos

Chester Frost Park, September 29-30, 2012

2012 Hamilton County Fair

We hope you enjoyed the Master Gardener of Hamilton County’s exhibits at this year’s Hamilton County Fair. Below are links to more information about each topic.

To view photos from the Fair, click here. […]

MGHC Class of 2013

The application for the Master Gardener of Hamilton County Class for 2013 is now available.

University of Tennessee Extension will begin the yearly Master Gardener Training Course in January 2013. This course offers extensive training in gardening. Classes are taught by the highest-quality, trained instructors using research-based information from the University of Tennessee.

We are […]