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Address: Behind International Building, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS

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A bit hard to find with some construction on campus, but worth it if you're interested in Native American Indians.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 April 2016
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Portage, Michigan, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Not the easiest place to find ( behind the Nursing building on the left looks like a circle of weeds ) If you are native American or intersested in native plants you will find this interesting. All plants are labeled with the tribe and what it was used for.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

A bit hard to find with some construction on campus, but worth it if you're interested in Native American Indians.

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Bradley, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

We walked through this garden as we strolled the grounds of the university. There is a large variety of plants, some which I have never heard of before. The Native American symbols and art pieces were very interesting. This is a very small garden in the midst of the campus, took a short time to get through it.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

The Medicine Wheel Garden on the University of Southern Mississippi’s Hattiesburg campus is a space for plant life, spiritual renewal and learning. Nice place to stop and stretch if on a tight schedule

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015

This is an interesting and lovely little garden; nice place to stop and stretch if on a tight schedule. A little off the beaten path, which makes it even better, IMHO! We love gardens and look for ones like this.

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

Tucked away in a secluded spot on the campus of The University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg is a tiny oasis featuring native plants used in herbal recipes and remedies. Begun by Native American Tammy Greer (a Psych professor) and the GEIS group, this has become a "project" of the entire university, including some of the fraternities and sororities and... More 

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