Southern Appalachian Plant Society


45th Annual Spring Nature Festival-Warriors’ Path State Park

Warriors' Path State Park 490 Hemlock Road, Kingsport, TN, United States

Talks and hikes on many nature topics, from stream life to wildlife tracking, from night skies to spring wildflowers.

Spring Wildflower Walk – Warriors Path State Park

Warriors' Path State Park 490 Hemlock Road, Kingsport, TN, United States

Walks led by Ranger Marty Silver. Cost - $5.

3 Season Vegetable Garden: Seed Saving

Are you interested in saving seeds, but not sure where to start? UT Extension Washington County Agriculture Agent Adam Watson will introduce the basics of seed saving to gardeners and give you the knowledge to start saving seeds this season. … Continue reading

Mid Atlantic Garden Faire

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center One Partnership Circle, Abingdon, VA, United States

Plants, garden art, speakers, workshops, and more.


Wildflowers & Waterfalls

A Hiking Adventure. Moderately strenuous 8 mile hike from Laurel Run up into Bays Mountain - with plenty of spring wildflowers and several lovely waterfalls.  For more information:

East Tennessee Nursery Association Plant Auction

Sycamore Soals State Park Auditorium 1651 W Elk Ave, Elizabethton, TN, United States

An exciting array of unusual ornamental & native perennials, trees and shrubs will be auctioned.  Doors open at 8:15 am to view plants and register. Seminar 8:30 – 9:30 am. Auction begins at 10 am. For more info,contact Carter County … Continue reading

Flora Americana Spring Festival

David Crockett Birthplace State Park 1245 Davy Crockett Park Road, Limestone, TN, United States

Festival honoring the frontier botanists of Davy’s time. 10am - 4pm. Local gardening experts, park staff and interpreters will provide botany, zoology and history themed guided hikes and educational lectures, plus vendors and seed swap.

Gardening by Mistake

The Carriage House at Knoxville Botanical Gardens 2743 Wimpole Avenue, Knoxville, TN, United States

Live Stream Available. With humor, Eugene Haffner will share his personal narrative weaving engineering expertise with an unexpected passion for native landscaping. From his roots in a concrete jungle to nurturing a neighbor's yard, his story highlights lessons learned through … Continue reading