July 23, 2010

July 23rd, 2010 by Bridget

On the east side of the Bagley House on Highland St. is a planting of Summersweet {Clethra alnifolia} with numerous white flower spikes that are very fragrant.  This plant has a spreading habit, is native throughout southern New England and there are many varieties with either white or pink flowers in varying heights.

Summersweet

Summersweet

In Plymouth Magazine

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Where can you get a close look at a photo of Babe Ruth standing in front of the Draper and Maynard Building, peruse a 1905 copy of Plymouth Normal School’s literary magazine The Prospect, and examine an aerial view of Plymouth State’s campus in 1960? Thanks to PSU’s digital repository, these historical treasures—along with 15,000 […]

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