Season 25: Volunteer Gardener | Season 25

Produced by Nashville Public Television, Volunteer Gardener features local experts who share gardening advice, landscape design tips, and environmentally conscious farming practices. We visit with growers, plant collectors, and hobbyists alike who share insight and experience. Airs Thursday nights at 7:30 and Sunday mornings at 9:30 on NPT.

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Landscape designing; growing tomatoes, squash and cucumbers; herb garden.

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Landscaping on a mountain top; floral design, mulching techniques, Puffed Pear Pancake.

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Commercial agriculture now optimizing soil health; sturdy tomato cages; home garden tour.

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Building soil health in commercial agriculture; sturdy tomato cages; a wildflower walk.

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Perennial border in springtime; growing turnips / mustard; Nashville Food Project garden.

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Garden tour featuring hosta; home beekeeping, beneficial weed control and Veggie Tacos.

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The planting/harvesting rhythm on the farm; rain garden; garden beds on an upward slope.

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Seed-starting at an organic farm; wildflower walk; Reflection Riding Arboretum.

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Emerald ash borer; organic farming methods; importance of soil pH.

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Troy Marden visits with a certified landscape contractor to explore the options for water

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Tour of an urban landscape; annual bed maintenance; terrariums; avocado fries.

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Spring tulip show at Cheekwood Botanic Garden; starting seeds; frugal gardening.

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Culinary herbs; kale and collards; historic Cragfont mansion and grounds.

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Garden tour from sidewalk to back gate; bonsai care; refrigerated pickled peppers.

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Community garden with more than 70 raised beds; orchids; giving back thru gardening.

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Allowing Mother Nature to take charge can be best; planting azaleas, backyard garden tour.

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Organic waste composted into soil blends; pre-historic type plants; native plant showcase.

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Summer urban farm camp; seed exchange; garden ferns; Brussels Sprouts and Walnut salad.

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A Tennessee mountaintop garden; harvesting yarrow; lasagna gardening method.

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Mushrooming in a straw bale; herbs in the landscape; leaf casting in concrete.

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We learn the accomplishments of bees and their support of farmers. And a garden tour, too.

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