The Horticultural Association of Tennessee opened the show Thursday at the Tennessee State Fairgrounds. The Nashville Lawn & Garden Show attracts more than 22,000 people and is one of the largest gardening shows in the South.
The show features more than 20 live gardens created by professional landscape designers. Most of the gardens include water features, ranging from small fountains to large waterfalls and elaborate structures such as rock walls, terraces and gazebos.
On display are 250 exhibit booths of horticultural products, services, and equipment for show and sale.
The event also includes a series of 20 free lectures throughout the four-day show by expert horticulturists and garden designers.
The show runs Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.