Pam Bennett

Horticulture Educator, State Master Gardener Volunteer Program Director
Ohio State University Extension

Pam specializes in herbaceous ornamental plant trials and evaluates more than 200 varieties of annuals and two genera of ornamental grasses; she presents programs on annuals and perennials as well as other landscape topics locally, statewide, and nationally.  Pam is the co-author of the book Garden-pedia, An A-to- Z Guide to Gardening Terms, writes a weekly gardening column for the Springfield News and Sun and the Dayton Daily News, authors the bi-monthly Ask the Expert Column for Ohio Gardening magazine and is a frequent writer for popular gardening magazines as well as trade publications.  Pam teaches in Ohio, nationally, and internationally on a variety of horticulture topics ranging from annuals, perennials and woody ornamentals, vegetables, plant diagnostics, to plant maintenance as well as volunteer management topics. 


State Master Gardener information


Clark County OSU Extension


Snyder Park Gardens and Arboretum


3130 E. Main St.
Springfield, Ohio 45505


Title Category Event date
Diagnostic Clinic for Master Gardeners
Clifton Gorge Nature Walk
Wild about Wildflowers