Appalachian woodland edibles and medicinals virtual program scheduled July 20

Join the UT Arboretum Society for a journey through the vast and varied Appalachian Mountain range as our presenter, Melody Rose, guides us on a close-up review of our native woodland species.

Gain a deeper appreciation of how our current knowledge of plants has evolved through generations of multiple cultural influences. Participants will also explore the lore of our region as they listen to the plants tell their stories in this Zoom presentation at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 20.

Registration for this free online event is required to receive your Zoom link. To register go to: and click on the event. The program will be recorded. Contact Michelle Campanis regarding any questions or registration issues:

Leading this program is Melody Rose, extension agent in Greene County, Tennessee, in addition to serving on the University of Tennessee Extension’s Statewide Consumer Horticulture Team.