8 Beautiful Botanical Gardens in Mississippi!

For a tranquil getaway or an educational adventure, here are the 8 best botanical gardens and arboretums in Mississippi. From the peaceful Mynelle Gardens Arboretum & Botanical Center in Jackson to the unique All-American Rose Garden in Hattiesburg, there is something to appeal to everyone. Keep reading to learn more about the best gardens and arboretums in the Magnolia State.

Mynelle Gardens Arboretum and Botanical Center, Jackson, MS

This peaceful botanical garden is the perfect spot for nature walks, relaxation, and beauty. Explore the lush landscaping and shaded walking paths, and take a break in one of the several sitting areas.

The Crosby Arboretum, Picayune, MS

The Crosby Arboretum is dedicated to educating the public about the environment. They provide educational programs and preserve the native plants of the Pearl River Drainage Basin. Enjoy the Savanna, Woodland, and Aquatic exhibit and discover the 700 acres off-site natural areas.

All-American Rose Garden, Hattiesburg, MS

Discover something truly exceptional at the All-American Rose Garden. This garden is packed with hybrid roses, with nearly three dozen flower beds to explore.

Simmons Arboretum, Madison, MS

The 10-acre arboretum is home to rustic walking trails, native trees and plants, and the wildlife that attend this natural setting. Look out for the small hills, wetlands, and well-marked signs identifying native plants for an educational and beautiful excursion.

Reservoir Botanical Gardens, Brandon, MS

Take a stroll through the Reservoir Botanical Gardens and enjoy the wide, paved trails. Take your furry friends with you and keep your pet on a leash for a relaxing and pet-friendly walk. Take a tip from Brandon locals, and make this your next relaxing outing.

Gloster Arboretum, Gloster, MS

Gloster is a 400-acre space dedicated to preserving the unique indigenous and non-indigenous plants in the area. Visit to observe the beech, magnolias, stewartia, mountain laurel, rhododendrons, viburnums, and other native species. Schedule a tour and see for yourself!

Wister Gardens, Belzoni, MS

Experience the beauty of the Wister Gardens and its abundance of roses and daylilies. Be sure to visit the expansive floral fantasy world and track blooming schedules to optimize your visit.

Monmouth Historic Inn & Gardens, Natchez, MS

Take a trip to the early 19th-century Monmouth Historic Inn & Gardens and explore the 26 acres of space. Enjoy taking a step back in time on this historic property while immersing yourself in the beauty of the gardens around the estate.

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