Tour Texas’ Largest Azalea Garden

Plus 25 miles of Azalea Trails through beautifully manicured residential and historic districts.

With over 7,000 azaleas, Nacogdoches is the home of the largest azalea garden in Texas, the Ruby M. Mize Azalea Garden located on the campus of Stephen F. Austin State University. Come see the breathtaking kaleidoscope of color each year during the spring season!

Nacogdoches Azalea Trail
Azalea Trail

Bloom Report:

*The azaleas bloomed early in Nacogdoches this year! The spring color show has now passed and there are a few sparse azaleas that remain along the trail and in the Ruby M. Mize Azalea Garden. The Dogwoods, Chinese Fringe trees and roses are currently blooming around town. The SFA Gardens reports the deciduous azaleas are beginning to bloom at the Pineywoods Native Plant Center - the fabulous yellow and orange varieties and the heat tolerant Rhododendrons are beginning to bloom as well. Upcoming spring events for this weekend are the Main Street Shop & Stroll and the Little Princess Tea Party! Continue to check back for future bloom updates and happenings.   

Designated the Garden Capital of Texas, Nacogdoches breathtaking natural beauty is arriving earlier than expected this year.   …