The University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum
"I come to the Gardens for my health, the serenity of nature, and the company of kindred souls."
Beverly Mosely,
Garden Volunteer
Few places on Earth are as beautiful as Michigan on a fine fall day. Stroll through the trails & gardens during the early morning or later afternoon at this special time of year.
Check out the bloom calendar.

staff biographies

Laura Mueller
Great Lakes Garden Field Tech

(734) 489-5393

Laura has been working since 2002 in ecological restoration throughout the Midwest with groups such as AmeriCorps, The Nature Conservancy, and Ann Arbor's Natural Area Preservation. She has become involved more recently in landscaping and urban restoration projects utilizing native plants. Laura graduated from Central Michigan University with a degree in two-dimensional art, and continues to incorporate her strong interest in photography into restoration and gardening work.

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