Landscaping Camp

We’re Rolling Out The Green Carpet!

Landscaping Camp: May 27-28th, 2022 

Take a personal tour with Jeff McManus, whose expertise in landscaping has gained The University of Mississippi accolades of being named “The Most Beautiful Campus” by a number of national publications as well in Newsweek 2011 and just recently in USA Today’s Readers Choice competition.

During this 2 day Award-Winning Camp each participant will receive a book written by Jeff McManus at the Opening Dinner and Book Signing. Among  activities one will be able to immerse themselves on a tour of the beautiful Ole Miss Campus, learn some great practices from industry leaders and attend educational seminars. We’re excited to announce our line-up of speakers along with McManus, Wendy Carmean a Plantscaper, owner of  Wend&Willow she’ll be speaking on “Front Porch Curb Appeal,” Ken Hackman Zoological Field Studies Coordinator for Madison Central High School will be focusing on “Gardening For the Birds,”  while Karen Travillo a Master Gardener for Lafayette County, will be educating you on “Attractive Fast Growing Noninvasive Vines.”

To top it off an exclusive tour will also take place on route the famous Double Decker Bus to the beautifully landscaped home of Bo and Jodie Marsalis which is inspired by McManus, plus enjoy seeing historic sites of the City Oxford along the way.

Date: May 27-28th, 2022

Price: $300  (price does not include hotel accommodations)

Registration: Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber


Hotel Reservations:

The Inn at Ole Miss, 120 Alumni Drive
University, MS 38677

The Inn at Ole Miss is pleased to offer the discounted rate of $109 per night for a Deluxe Accommodation or $149 for a Deluxe Suite per night.

*These rates listed are for single/double occupancy. There will be a $10 per person fee for additional adults. 

Reservations may be made online at and reference the Landscape Camp or by calling 1-888-486-7666. Deadline for discounted rate is April 27, 2022.

The Inn at Ole Miss is the premier location among Oxford area hotels. It is also a short walk to the downtown Oxford square where one can enjoy restaurants, shopping and entertainment. On campus, It is near Vaught-Hemingway Football Stadium, the Lyceum, the Student Union and most of the Ole Miss Campus. Whether you are traveling for business or for pleasure, we invite you to experience comfort, convenience and our commitment to service.

Schedule of Events


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Thank You to Our Presenting Sponsors


Thank You to Our Hospitality Sponsors