Episode 2542

Volunteer Gardener

April 20, 2017

Season 25 | Episode 42

On Nashville Public Television's Volunteer Gardener, Julie Berbiglia takes us on a wildflower walk, Phillipe Chadwick highlights the importance of method and medium for seed-starting, Tammy Algood previews this season's selections at Digger O'Dell Nursery, and Troy Marden tours Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center.

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Commercial Seed Starting on NPT's Volunteer Gardener

Commercial Seed Starting

We visit an organic farm in Nashville to learn the media and the methods they have selected for their seed starting operation.

Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center on NPT's Volunteer Gardener

Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center

Troy Marden explores this land that was donated to the city of Chattanooga by nature lovers. It is dedicated to the study and conservation of native plant life. For the visitor, it offers miles of walking trails, picturesque vistas and a peaceful green space.

Sound Plant Advice on NPT's Volunteer Gardener

Sound Plant Advice

Tammy Algood makes selections from this season's inventory at Digger O'Dell Nursery and gets good planting advice from these nurserymen. They have a lot of knowledge and want customers to have success with their plant purchases.

Spring wildflower walk on NPT's Volunteer Gardener

Spring wildflower walk

Percy Warner Park in Nashville features stands of native wildflowers in spring, including trillium and Delphinium.