MHS Green Space!

Looking for Garden Information? You’ve come to the right place! 

   The MHS Green Space is your 1 Stop Spot for all garden needs. 

  • We celebrate + publicize all outstanding garden + green resources in the MidSouth.
  • We connect  new + seasoned gardeners to useful garden + environmental resources, for the purpose of  pleasure, education, and community involvement.
  • We showcase garden clubs + plant societies, educational opportunities, event calendars, plant sales + swaps, volunteer opportunities, and so much more.
  • This is an ever-growing list. Contact the MHS to add new garden resources +/or correct information.
  • Click the link + go directly to the organization’s website or Facebook page (FB). There you can find contact info., event calendars, and other pertinent info.

Key: (FB)=Facebook link,  blue=online link,  black=no online site known

BEEKEEPING:

BIRDING:

BUTTERFLIES:

CALENDAR PLANTING GUIDE:

CANNING RESOURCES:

CHICKENS + COOPS:

COMMUNITY + LEARNING GARDENS

  • Angelus Community Garden,  52 Angelus St., Memphis, TN 38104
  • Beltline Garden, Midland Ave & Boston St., Memphis, TN 38111
  • Cunningham Community Garden, 3773 Old Allen Rd., Memphis, TN 38128
  • Lyndale Community Garden, 1470 Lyndale Ave, Memphis, TN 38107
  • Memphis Center for Independent Living, 1633 Madison Ave., Memphis, TN 38104
  • Memphis Urban Ministries – Vance Avenue Garden, 576 Vance Ave., Memphis, TN 38126
  • Merton Garden – Binghampton, N. Merton St & McAdoo Ave., Memphis, TN 38112
  • Midtown North Garden, 2558 Heard Ave., Memphis, TN 38108
  • Orange Mound Garden, Douglass Ave & Hamilton St., Memphis, TN 38114
  • Rhodes College Community Garden, 2000 N. Parkway, Memphis, TN 38112
  • Savory Patches Garden, Kansas St & Silverage Ave., Memphis, TN 38109
  • St. Augustine Garden, 1169 Kerr Ave., Memphis, TN 38106
  • Uptown-BRIDGES Community Gardens, N. 4th St. & Sycamore Ave., Memphis, TN 38105
  • The Kitchen Community -builds school gardens in Memphis
COMPOSTING: 

DIY GARDEN BUILD DIRECTIONS:

ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS:

FARMERS’ MARKETS:

FLOWER + GARDEN SHOWS

FLOWER ARRANGING:

GARDEN APPS:

GARDEN BLOGS: lots of great reading sites

GARDEN CLUBS: Click here to get contact information on each club. Some clubs are open to new members, while others are full, due to size constraints.

 GARDEN EDUCATIONAL CLASSES: open to the public, free  nominal cost

GARDEN FACEBOOK GROUPS IN MID-SOUTH: online garden groups, ask to join

GARDEN FIELD TRIPS: short trips outside Memphis

 

GARDEN GRANTS–Have garden idea for a school or neighborhood? Check out these grants.

GARDEN PODCASTS: audio gardening shows

GARDEN MAGAZINES + NEWSLETTERS –expand your garden knowledge

GARDEN RADIO PROGRAMS:

  • In the Garden – Sat. 6-8am, WREC 600AM, Kenneth Mabry and Vader Vance answer questions + offer gardening tips on WREC. Gloria Sparks shares local garden events around the MidSouth.

GARDEN  RECYCLING + BEAUTIFICATION:

GARDEN SEEDS:

GARDEN SPEAKERS:

GARDEN VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: share your talents, learn gardening skills

GARDEN TOURS /WALKS: visit Memphis Gardens, get inspired!

GOATKEEPING:

HYDROPONICS: 

HUGELCULTURE:

MUSHROOMS:

NATIVE PLANTS:

NATURE HIKES:

PERMICULTURE + SUSTAINABLITY:

PICK YOUR OWN ORCHARDS:

PLANT IDENTIFICATION:

PLANT SHOWS:

PLANT SOCIETIES: groups devoted to specific plants

PLANT SALES: extensive selection of worthwhile plants for our area.

PLANT SWAPS:

PLANT TAXONOMY: plant names, pronunciation, plant families

PUBLIC PARKS + PRIVATE GARDENS + RELAXING SPACES

RAISING RABBITS:

TREES:

TV GARDEN SHOWS + ONLINE GARDEN VIDEOS:

WEEDS:

WORM RAISING: (VERMICULTURE):

YOUTH GARDEN CLUBS + ORGANIZATIONS: