RE: Botanical gardens
We're primarily a list serve for community gardeners in the US under the
aegis of the American Community Gardening Association. . The ACGA links
page includes community gardens throughout the US and Canada that you may
want to visit.
If it's Botanical Gardens that you want to visit or learn about, this rather
extensive list of US and Canadian Arborteums and Botanic Gardens from the
American Horticultural Society should be helpful to you :
Maybe someone south of the Mason/Dixon line will share their favorites with
Some Tenessee Gardens:
Cheekwood Botanical Gardens
1200 Forrest Park Dr
Nashville, TN 37205-4242
Free Admission Hours of Operation: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Monday - Saturday
11:00 am - 4:30 pm Sunday
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Ave
Memphis, TN 38117-4698
Free admission 10% discount in gift shop Hours of
Mondays 10:00am - 5:00pm Tue-Sat 1:00pm - 5:00pm Sunday
Memphis Botanic Garden
750 Cherry Rd
Memphis, TN 38117-4699
Free admission Hours of operation: Mar-Oct 9:00 am - 6:00
Monday-Saturday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm Sundays Nov-Feb closes
at 4:30 pm
Reflection Riding Arboretum & Botanical Garden
400 Garden Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37419
Free admission hours of operation: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Mon-Sat 1:00pm -
If you want to do a nose count of Southern US botanical gardens, these
International and National links may be useful to you:
Clinton Community Garden
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Steve Castle [SMTP:Steve@imageiii.com]
> Sent: Monday, July 31, 2000 11:20 AM
> To: 'firstname.lastname@example.org'
> Subject: [cg] Botanical gardens
> 1. How many Botanical Gardens are there in the US?
> 2. How many are in the South?
> 3. What are some of the Best Gardens to visit in the South?
> 4. Are there any in Nashville? If so where are they?
> I was just curious about these botanical gardens, any information you
> could give me would be great
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