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Gardening Study Schools

Gardening Study School 

May 2-3, 2017 

Course IV  

The schools will be held at Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center, 400 Garden Road, Chattanooga TN (Exit 174 and 175 off Hwy 24).  

A registration pamphlet is attached below.

These schools are presented by:

TFGC, Inc. District III Flower Show Judges Association 

 If any garden club member or friend is interested in a GSS, you can contact Maggi Burns, TFGC GSS Chairman, phone 423-499-9751 or email

Course IV 

Larry Williams
Jim Henry

Recommended Reading:

Botany for Gardeners,
Brian Capon                $15.00

The National Gardener -
official publication of
National Garden Clubs, Inc.

Register on or before 
April 28, 2017

The National Garden Clubs, Inc. (NGC) created Gardening Study Courses in 1977. 

Gardening Study Schools Courses are designed to: 

  • Stimulate interest in the growth of plant materials
  • Teach how and why a plant grows
  • Teach soil structure and modification for more productive soils
  • Illustrate propagation
  • Teach plant identification
  • Explore specialized styles of gardening
  • Teach what effect weather has on plants and how to modify conditions for optimum growth
  • Give an understanding of fungicides, pesticides and growth regulators 
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