Horticulture is the science and art of the development, sustainable production, marketing, and use of edible and ornamental plants. This includes annual and perennial species, delicious fruits and vegetables, and decorative indoor and landscape plants.

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Need a gardening/landscape/turf/fruit publication/resource? Check out our UT HORT website for current info!

Curious about the Big Spring Master Gardener Association (or how to get involved)? Check us out HERE

Wanna sit in on virtual gardening classes?  Melody offers classes every Monday (some live and some pre-recorded). View the Monday Musings schedule for registration info…

Prefer to attend in-person gardening classes? Check out the Back-to-Basics workshops…

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Contact Information

Melody Rose
Extension Agent III & Master Gardener Coordinator
Website: www.bsmga.com Emailmtrose@utk.edu Phone: 423-812-2054