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Winter discoveries at the Arboretum

By Pat Drackett Crosby Arboretum Director What will you see on a winter walk at the Arboretum? Although the weather can often be chilly, there ... Read more

4 months ago by Special to the Item.

Native plants for your landscape that will attract birds

By Patricia DrackettDirector of the Crosby Arboretum Are you the kind of person who likes to feed the birds, and enjoys observing them from your ... Read more

9 months ago by Special to the Item.

Celebrating winter at the Crosby Arboretum

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture Native plant communities can benefit from burning, and ... Read more

1 year ago by Special to the Item.

Native plants to help you celebrate the holidays

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture In the winter months, once the leaves have ... Read more

1 year ago by Special to the Item.

Fungi are decorating the Arboretum trails

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture Recent rains have increased the forest floor’s moisture and ... Read more

1 year ago by Special to the Item.

Piney Woods Heritage Festival this Saturday

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture The Crosby Arboretum’s 17th annual Piney Woods Heritage Festival ... Read more

1 year ago by Special to the Item.

It’s fall planting season

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture Despite the appearance of rainy weather, we consider last ... Read more

1 year ago by Jeremy Pittari.

Fall native plant sale

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture This Friday and Saturday, visit the Crosby Arboretum for ... Read more

1 year ago by Special to the Item.

BugFest at the Arboretum is this weekend

By Pat Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture This weekend, the waiting will be over and another ... Read more

2 years ago by Special to the Item.

Public events at the Arboretum

By Patricia R. Drackett Director, The Crosby Arboretum, Mississippi State University Assistant Extension Professor of Landscape Architecture This Saturday, October 12, the Crosby Arboretum will hold ... Read more

2 years ago by Special to the Item.

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