Garden # 1 and #6 Todd Breyer, landscape architect; Steve Snoddy, landscape architect; Turner Simons, Master Gardener
Garden Title: Color Jungle
Contact: Todd Breyer
Address: Nashville, TN
Garden # 2 Nature’s Best Lawn and Landscape
Garden Title: Urban Homestead – From Jungle to Oasis
Contact: Jerry Trageser | Gavin Normandeau
Address: 7362 Nolensville Rd
Nolensville TN 37135
Description: A living roof, vertical gardens and edible landscape celebrate form, function and fun.
Garden #3: Natural Creations and Southern Native Landscape Design
Garden Title: The Other Side of the Tracks
Contact: John Henderson, Natural Creations | Sarah Hollins, Southern Native
Address: 3952 Stewarts LN | 122 Stillhouse Rd
Nashville TN 37218 | Hendersonville TN 37075
Phone: 615-254-5229 | 205-475-7705
Description: As cities develop, gardening overflows from decks and rooftops to vacant public spaces where beauty can be found.
Garden #4 Josiah Lockard & Associates and Middle Tennessee Lawns
Garden Title: The Rose That Grew From Concrete
Contact: Josiah Lockard | Andy Hazelton
Address: 4559 Baton Rouge Dr |
Hermitage TN 37076 |
Phone: Josiah Lockard: 615-306-7371 | Andy Hazelton: 615-300-2025
Description: This garden blurs the lines between the built and natural environments by incorporating elements such as a reclaimed cinder block planter wall, a winding grass path, trees, shrubs, and other recycled materials.
Garden #5 Gardens on Main
Garden Title: Calm in the Jungle
Contact: Jason Moles
Address: Lebanon, TN
Description: A peaceful retreat in the sprawling arms of the city.
Garden #7 Ponds by David
Garden Title: Fantastic Fountains
Contact: David Wills
Address P.O. Box 691
Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
Garden #8 Countryside Woodcraft
Garden Title: Johnny's Urban Countryside
Contact: Mark Yoder
Address: 1065 Cheek Rd, Cumberland Furnace TN
Description: A place to get away for a long rest out of the sun. **Visit live baby chicks!**
Garden # 9 C Jackson Designs
Garden Title: The Jungle Nook
Contact: Cody Jackson
Address: Nashville area
Description: Our garden demonstrates the ability to be creative with any garden or landscape while also serving multiple functions from growing plants to relaxing and entertaining.
Garden #10a Flower Mart by Sunrise
Garden Title: Front Door
Contact: Tom Willmore
Address: 4503 Harding Pike, Nashville TN 37205
Garden #10b Nashville Foodscapes
Garden Title: Foodscape Uprising
Contact: Jeremy Lekich
Address: Ashland City, TN
Description: Walk through space with a stone/cedar bed. Various fruit trees, mushroom logs, and fresh produce in garden beds on display.
Garden #10c Cheekwood Estate & Gardens
Garden Title: Cheekwood Grows
Contact: Barbara Monroe
Address: 1200 Forrest Park Drive, Nashville, 37205
Garden #11 Lone Oak Farms and Peacescapes
Garden Title: Children’s Garden: Rootin’ Tootin’ Bamboo Shootin’
Contact: Joe Willis, Lone Oak Farm | Paula Peace, Peacescapes
Phone: 615-865-9933 | 615-319-2893
Description: Activities throughout the weekend include tea parties, storytime in the garden, herbs, worms, Adventure Science Center, love bombing, mini-garden creation, and more!
Garden # 12 Milkweed and Honey Farm and Farm in the City Community Garden
Garden Title: Butterfly Farm in the City
Contact: Monrita Tate | Hemalatha Gokhale (Farm in the City)
Address: 3415 Melrose Dr. | 1211 Jo Johnston Ave
Clarksville, TN | Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: 931-444-7147 | 615-707-0904 (cell)
Instagram: @milkweedandhoneyfarm| @nashvillegrows
Description: This garden will introduce the multitude of benefits of a community garden in an urban setting. The Butterfly Farm in the City will let you observe the transformation of a caterpillar to a butterfly. At the farm, see the chrysalises, harden exoskeletons formed by caterpillars, nectar sources, and a host plant. You may even catch the moment when a butterfly emerges. Visitors will see creative ways to plant pollinator gardens in small places.
Garden # 13 Customized Landscaping & Specialty Consulting
Garden Title: East-West Garden
Contact: Latha Ponnappa
Cell phone: 423-282-6226
Garden # 14 Sumner County Master Gardeners
Garden Title: Pollinator’s Paradise
Contact: Chris Taylor
Address: 437 Chickasaw Trail, Goodlettsville TN 37072
Garden # 15 New Earth Matters
Garden Title: Urban Gardening Now and Then
Contact: Sizwe Herring
Address: 1814 Lillian Street, Nashville TN 37206
Description: Guerrilla gardening past to present. Vintage implements, composting, vertical gardening, solar collection, permaculture, conservation.
Garden #16 Central Tennessee Professional Florists’ Association
Garden Title: Flowers for the Jungle
Contact: Michael Steakley
Address: 4821 Trousdale Drive, Nashville TN 37220
Description: Association members will sell live flowers to take home, and show you how to prep and arrange.
Garden # 17 Orchid Society of Middle TN
Garden Title: Urban Orchids
Contact: Byron Dumas, president
Address: 1775 Theresa Dr., Clarksville TN 37043
Description: Orchids from around the world grown locally and displayed for dramatic effect. This exhibit demonstrates that these orchids can be grown by local growers in urban environments.
Garden #18 Nashville Bonsai Society
Garden Title: Nashville Bonsai
Contact: Elieen Knox
Description: NBS will showcase a living art form that combines a deep understanding of art and science. A good “bone-si” will reveal its life’s journey.
Garden #19 Electric Flora
Garden Title: Gorilla Grafted
Contact: Phillipe Chadwick and Nick Maynard
Address: 2822 Dogwood Place, Nashville
Description: Most stone fruits or Prunus can be grafted to the same tree, including ornamental flowering Prunus trees. In public spaces, this is known as Gorilla Grafting.
Garden # 20 Cumberland Herb Association
Garden Title: Cocktail Thyme
Contact: Lynne Harrell
Description: We hope that our garden brings a bit of whimsy to the show. Our Boho Bar has a lot of color with many ways to showcase plants no matter if they are herbs or flowers, vegetables or succulents.
Garden #21 Master Gardeners of Davidson County
Garden Title: From Brownfield to Green Garden
Contact: Barbara Drake or Mariwyn Evans
Address: PO Box 41055, Nashville, TN 37204-1055
Phone: 615-859-4753 | 312-259-6350
Description: To a gardener, all land is full of life. Even a deserted lot has the potential to bloom and thrive with love, hard work, and a little knowledge. Transforming urban waste into a green glade is the theme of this year’s booth from the Davidson County Master Gardeners. The dramatic booth shows the transformation of a trash heap into a thriving vegetable and flower garden. You’ll have a chance to learn what makes good soil and how to test and supplement your plot for the best results. The first 500 visitors will also receive free “seed bombs” to plant. So whether your challenge is a vacant urban lot or a blank suburban yard, Master Gardeners are here to help. Come and learn more about soil and how you can become a Master Gardener.
Garden #22 Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville | Burlap and Bloom
Garden Title: Tranquil Garden Lighting
Contact: Bob Lyons | Charlie Nichols
Address: 2214 Dunn Ave, Suite B, Nashville TN 37211
Garden #23 Walden’s Puddle Wildlife Center of Greater Nashville
Garden Title: Giving Wildlife a Second Chance
Contact: Carolyn Pendarvis (education)
Description: Visit with the live Animal Ambassadors of Walden’s Puddle.
Garden #24 Metro Beautification and Environment Commission/ Nashville Tree Advisory Committee
Garden Title: Bring the Wild Woods Home
Contact: Jennifer Smith
Address: S. 5th Street, Nashville, TN
Description: Free trees while supplies last! We will be giving away: Blackgum, Red Hickory, Rough Leaf Dogwood and Silky Dogwood and zinnia seed packets. Plus, register for the daily drawing for a composter!
Garden #25 Franklin Stone
Garden Title: The Stone Jungle
Address: 975 Downs Blvd, Franklin, TN 37064
Phone: (615) 656-5615