Tag Archives: Mississippi Agricultural research associate JoVonn Hill

Ms. cemetery first North American home to Eurasian sedge plant

March 15, 2012


The Rose Hill Cemetery in Meridian is not only the final resting place of the renowned Gypsy Queen, it is also the first site in North America where a particular type of sedge from Eurasia was found. A four-man team spent five years gathering data for a floristic survey of Lauderdale County. They discovered the […]

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