Michelle Cook loves greenhouse growing and has grown many plants for Red Butte Gardens indoor and outdoor displays and plant sales. Everything from tropical plants to vegetables. A Utah State University graduate and Horticulturist, Michelle is extremely knowledgeable and engaging. She teaches on a variety of gardening subjects through community and professional organizations. Backpacking is her ultimate get away.

"This class was a good recap for me and the teacher, Michelle Cook, knows her material and keeps the students engaged. I really enjoyed her playful personality and how she used everyday food plants as examples for the botanical terms..." - Laura M.

"Michelle is very knowledgeable and readily answered our questions." - Karen D.

MICHELLE COOK is currently teaching:

Class Title Semester Date(s) Program
Botany for Gardeners Spring 2/02/23 - 2/16/23 Lifelong Learning
Soils: Dig Deeper into Gardening Spring 3/14/23 - 3/21/23 Lifelong Learning

MICHELLE COOK has previously taught:

  • Spring Flowering Bulbs
  • Gardening in Containers
  • Vertical Gardening - Living Walls
  • Vegetable Container Gardening
  • Seed Collecting Workshop