NACOGDOCHES, Texas-The Stephen F. Austin State University Mast Arboretum will host the Les Reeves Garden Lecture Series at 7 p.m. Sunday, March 15, in Room 110 of the SFA Agriculture Building on Wilson Drive.

Dr. Todd Lasseigne, director of the Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, will be the featured speaker. Lasseigne has been instrumental in developing a water-wise and eco-friendly botanical garden in Kennerville, NC. He will discuss the development of the garden, as well as new plants in the gardening world.

A free plant raffle will be held following the lecture. Admission is free, and no reservations are required. For more information, contact Elyce Rodewald at (936) 468-1832 or