The LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden is an expansive collection of specialty
gardens, woodlands, wetlands, arboreta and university research facility. The Botanic
Gardens features Trees and Trails, five miles of serene walking paths through the
Burden Woods, the Rose Garden, Children’s Garden, All-America Selections Garden, Stone
Camellia Collection, Herb Garden, Ginger Garden, Memory Garden, Barton Arboretum,
and Windrush Gardens showcase the beauty of plants and flowers and provide educational
experiences for gardeners of all ages.
There is more to the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens than just green spaces. The facility
plays an important role in the LSU AgCenter extension and research programs, which
support the state’s nursery, landscape, and fruit and vegetable industries; wetlands
and coastal restoration; and forestry industry. Learn more about us!