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

 Witch hazel - Hamamelis


Plant of the Month

Witch hazels are vigorous small trees and shrubs with sweet-scented red, orange, or yellow flowers. Bloom time ranges from fall to late winter, and lasts up to a month, depending on the species or cultivar.

Upcoming Events



Guided Bird Walk
Saturday, December 9, 2017

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



Grafting Workshop
Thursday, January 18, 2018

Learn the what, why and how behind the art of plant grafting.



Grafting Workshop
Thursday, February 1, 2018

Learn the what, why and how behind the art of plant grafting.



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