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Flora after the Freeze, Spring Garden Tour with Hilltop Arboretum

It is certain that almost all gardens in the Baton Rouge area were affected by this winter’s deep freeze. What is not certain is the fate of the 2014 Hilltop Spring Garden Tour. Several brave and dedicated gardeners stepped up to the plate to participate in a spring tour from 1 to 5 p.m. on [...]

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March 22, 2014: LSU’s Hilltop Arboretum’s Spring Fling Plant Sale

The LSU Hilltop Arboretum 2014 Spring Fling Plant Sale is scheduled for Saturday, March 22, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The sale will take place on the grounds of the LSU Hilltop Arboretum at 11855 Highland Road, Baton Rouge, 70810, at the Hodge Podge Nursery. Hilltop’s volunteers—a mix of master gardeners, landscape architects, [...]

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“Garden Tips, Ideas, and Inspiration,” the 2014 Design Program from the Friends of Hilltop Arboretum

Join the Friends of Hilltop Arboretum on Thursday mornings from 9 a.m. to noon on February 13, 20, and 27, and March 13, 20, and 27, at the LSU Hilltop Arboretum Imogene Newsom Brown Education Facility. The design program, “Garden Tips, Ideas, and Inspiration,” will feature landscape architects and former LSU Robert Reich School of [...]

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LSU Hilltop Arboretum Ribbon Cutting for $1.28 Million Expansion Project

The LSU Hilltop Arboretum held a ribbon cutting and open house for a $1.28 million expansion project constructed by Lincoln Builders of Baton Rouge on October 17, 2013. The Imogene Newsom Brown Education Facility will be the first LSU building to be registered with the U.S. Green Building Council for possible Leadership in Energy and [...]

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