Two Great Locations, One Organization

Horticulturist

amobrien@umich.edu

(734) 647-2618

Adrienne has been with Matthaei-Nichols since 1982, working on many different projects, gardens, and events. She currently works on the Centennial Shrub Collection and the climbing roses at the Arboretum and various garden areas at the Botanical Gardens during the summer months. She orders and organizes the plants for the spring plant sale and grows plants for seasonal displays in the Conservatory. Her areas of expertise include growing and timing plants to bloom for displays, weeding (!), annuals, bulbs, and perennials. She is very knowledgeable about insects and natural history and enjoys gardening at her home in both the sun and shade.