Spring Garden Day and Hammond Research Station Plant Sale!

April 23rd, 2022: 8am to 2pm

21549 Old Covington Highway

Hammond, LA 70403

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Special Activities

Landscape Weeds with Dr. Ron Strahan

Dr. Singh's Plant Health Clinic

All about tea with Dr. Yan Chen

Fund Kid's Activities

Tangipahoa Master Gardener Plant Swap - Give a Plant, Take a Plant

Tangipahoa Master Gardener Pass-Along Plant Sale

Composting and Master Gardener Info

Hammond Research Station Plant Sale

Louisiana Super Plants

Hard-to-find species from around our station

Annual Bedding Color


Tons of pollinator plants

Unique herbs and veggies

Vines and groundcovers

Tours and Talks

10am: "Plant Materials for Sustainable Louisiana Landscapes" - Dr. Heather Kirk-Ballard. Location: HRS Conference Room

11am: "How to Grown Your Own Tea and Enjoy It" - Dr. Yan Chen. Location: Tea Field

11:30am: "Growing Blueberries in Louisiana" - Dr. Mary Helen Ferguson. Location - Blueberry Rows

12pm: "The Basics of Backyard Container Gardening: Growing Media" - Dr. Jeb Fields. Location: HRS Conference Room

Food and drinks will be for sale!

Upcoming Hammond Research Station 2022 Events:

  • Spring Plant Sale - April 23rd, 2022
  • Margie Jenkins Spring Lecture Series & Open House - POSTPONED to TBD

Completed Hammond Research Station 2021 Events:

  • February 17th, 2022 - Landscape Pest Management Workshop: Recertification Opportunity
  • February 20, 2021 - 2021 LSU AgCenter Citrus Symposium (VIRTUAL)

  • March 25, 2021 - Landscape Pest Management Workshop (HYBRID)

Innovate . Educate . Improve Lives

The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture