Secrest Arboretum
Secrest Arboretum
Learn - Explore - Wonder - Connect
Learn - Explore - Wonder - Connect

Come Visit!


Look at, learn about, and love the plant life around you. Over the past 100+ years, we have gButterfly Benchrown into an expansive outdoor laboratory and landscape garden.

At Secrest, our beautiful theme gardens illustrate the use of style, color and texture within plant habitats to establish a sustainable landscape. Enjoy our gardens and discover plant selections for yours. Stroll our paved walkways through forests and meadows.

Avery Mullet, Peyton Mullet, Sadie Covert, Gunnar Mullet, Hunter Mullet

Check out the Fortress at the Hogs-back, embankment slide and pavilion complete with giant frogs, tortoises and more...for kids of ALL ages! Make the most of your environment by spending time in ours. For the health and safety of children and pets, please do not play in, or drink from, ponds and water features.

 

Jack & Deb Miller Pavilion

 

Plant of the Month

 Lenten rose - Helleborus orientalis


Plant of the Month

This hairless or slightly hairy perennial has over-wintering, leathery, deep green basal leaves each divided into 7 or 9 leaflets. From January until May, masses of white or greenish-cream flowers, becoming pink with age, appear on branched stems.

Upcoming Events



Master Gardener Class
Wednesday, March 29, 2017



Master Gardener Class
Wednesday, April 5, 2017



Guided Bird Walk
Saturday, April 8, 2017

Members of the Greater Mohican Audubon Society guide birders of all skill levels.



Weed ID Class-Winter Annuals
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Not sure if it is a good plant or a bad plant? Come to the winter weed ID class and find out! This class covers identification of common winter annuals, and control options for them.



Master Gardener Class
Wednesday, April 12, 2017



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