The arboretum was established in the 1970s, and features small, woody plants suitable for urban gardens in the Southeastern Virginia climate. Each plant is identified by family, scientific name, and common name. The site also contains 12 theme gardens.
HAMPTON ROADS AGRICULTURAL CENTER SEE HOW THEY GROW ACRES OF PERENNIALS, ANNUALS, HERBS, SHRUBS, TREES - EVEN WEEDS - LET YOU OBSERVE HOW PLANTS FARE IN OUR AREA.(HOME)
Jun 29, 1997; Byline: MARY REID BARROW, STAFF WRITER THE NAME - Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center - is a mouthful that...