​Some exciting things are in the works!


The 2015 Eastern Region Nursery, Greenhouse, and Landscaping Tour will be conducted Tuesday, October 27, through Thursday, October 29, 2015.


We will be traveling to several places in the Winston-Salem, NC area:

Southeastern Native Plant Nursery, Asheville, NC

Piedmont Carolina Nursery, Colfax, NC

Mitchell's Nursery and Greenhouse, King, NC

New Garden Landscaping and Nursery, Greensboro, NC

Living Waterscapes, Colfax, NC

Frank's Perennial Border, Winston-Salem, NC

Tanglewood Arboretum, Clemmons, NC

Shiloh Nursery, Harmony, NC

Devine Farms, Newton, NC


Registration is $350 per person for Single Occupancy Room or $250 per person for Double Occupancy Room.


Fee includes 2 continental breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner, hotel room, and bus transportation.


10 Pesticide points will be offered in Categories 3, 10 and 12!


Brochure, registration, and schedule will be posted soon!


For more information, contact:

Ty Petty, Extension Agent in Unicoi County, (423) 735-1637, typetty@utk.edu

Maureen Thiessen, Commercial Ornamental Area Specialist, Eastern Region, (423) 798-1710, mthiesse@utk.edu