Plant Sales

The Club generates most of its income through plant sales. Advertised plant sales are held twice a year in the months of April and October, although plants are available for sale all year. See our Plant Sales page for more details.


Plant Propagation

The Club sometimes grows its own plants for its sales. See our Plant Propagation page for more details.


Spartanburg Community College

As of spring 2010 SCC is the new home for the Club. Besides providing storage and growing space, SMGC and SCC will provide complementary horticultural education and service to the community. See our Spartanburg Community College page for more details.


Community Gardener 101

SMGC offers an 11 week gardening basics class that is held at Spartanburg Community College. The class focuses on the “how-to” of gardening. Beginning with soils and finishing with landscaping, this class is great for beginner and expert gardeners. See our Community Gardener 101 page for more details.


Street Tree Program

In the early 1970s, the club began working with the DOT and local government agencies to provide trees for the major thoroughfares in Spartanburg. See our Street Tree Program page for more details.


Community Garden Spots

The SMGC maintains three garden spots around the City. See our Community Garden Spots page for more details.


Landscape Evaluation

In 1960 the Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce and SMGC began annually judging the landscape work of businesses and corporations located within Spartanburg County. This project is first mentioned in the October and November 1960 issues of the Club newsletter. The partnership ended after the 2014 evaluations. See our Photo Archive page for photos taken during 2008, and 2010-2014 ("Landscape Evaluation").


Litter Pick-Up

Litter pick-up in the city of Spartanburg has been a project of SMGC for many years. See our Litter Pick-Up page for more details.