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Mynelle Gardens

4736 Clinton Blvd, Jackson, MS 39209-2400
+1 601-960-1894
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Not enough money spent to keep this garden up. It was once so well loved.

Visiting a garden in February once doesn't expect many blooms. But we enjoyed the personalized... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2016
YorkGardener
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Rock Hill, South Carolina
So pretty!

I was stopping through Jackson on the way to New Orleans, and I love visiting gardens. This one was... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2016
JenniAnderson77
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Boca Raton, Florida
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4736 Clinton Blvd, Jackson, MS 39209-2400
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Reviewed 26 February 2016

Visiting a garden in February once doesn't expect many blooms. But we enjoyed the personalized layout and could envision the previous owner spending many hours enjoying her beautiful yard. Unfortunately many of the plants have aged past beauty, groundcovers have escaped where they ought not...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2016

I was stopping through Jackson on the way to New Orleans, and I love visiting gardens. This one was so beautiful, and peaceful . Loved everything about it. Great way to spend a few hours at little cost. You can even buy a small baggie...More

Thank JenniAnderson77
Reviewed 30 July 2015

The best time to go in my opinion is around march when alot of things are in bloom they have several species of plants and make sure to buy some food to feed the fish and the huge turtles they are awesome. Very relaxing place...More

2  Thank Ammiley
Reviewed 22 July 2015

This attraction began as the flower shop of Mynelle Westbrook Green Hayward in the 1920s. Today it covers seven lovely acres of all sorts of plants and flowers -- azaleas, camellias, large flowering trees, interesting plants and, of course, perennials. It has streams, bridges and...More

1  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 11 July 2015

This is a wonderful hidden location in the Jackson metro area. The plants and flowers are seasonal and are always provide good viewing in the spring and early fall. The summer can be a little hot and humid. This is a great place for a...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 11 July 2015

You can see shades of what the gardens used to be like... overgrown pathways and signs describing plants that are no longer there or identifiable are common. It's not on par with other botanical gardens I have visited, but it easily could be with some...More

3  Thank GCharles888
Reviewed 24 May 2015

Mynelle has a rich history and is so beautiful! Be aware that you are nearing a bad part of town, but don't let that dissuade you from making the trip. It's totally worth it - and it's safe. A great spot to take pictures, whether...More

Thank ChrissyJacobs
Reviewed 3 November 2014

What a great place to visit, particularly when the spring flowers are in bloom. We are fortunate to have this treasure preserved in our city.

1  Thank williamosborne
Reviewed 3 July 2014

I live in a suburb outside of Jackson and would NOT visit Mynelle Gardens. This place is located in a very bad part of Jackson. You better be well armed!

5  Thank GYM32
Reviewed 20 April 2014

I visited Mynelle Gardens on a pretty April afternoon. The lady at the front desk was very nice. The azaleas were in bloom so it was quite colorful. The grounds were well-kept and clean. I was a littler disappointed to see a blue tarp on...More

Thank JuralMS
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