Episode 2507

Volunteer Gardener

August 18, 2016

Season 25 | Episode 07

On Nashville Public Television's Volunteer Gardener, we visit a local business with an eye on a sustainable future. The Compost Company offers organic waste recycling. Sheri Gramer tours a garden that holds examples of solid garden design principles. We meet a gardener who has a special love for pre-historic looking plants. Two plant geeks talk about native plants that support pollinators.

Watch Clips from this Episode

Border beds and island beds on NPT's Volunteer Gardener

Border beds and island beds

This stunning garden is an example of putting garden design principles into practice. An interesting aspect to this garden is that its caretaker has an affinity for pre-historic looking plants.

Native Plant Showcase on NPT's Volunteer Gardener

Native Plant Showcase

Two plant enthusiasts talk about cool native plants that support pollinators.