Tim works for Spring Meadow Nursery and travels the world looking for new plants for the Proven Winners plant brand. He is a 3rd generation plants-man that started on his father’s nursery at 8. Tired of hard work he set off to Michigan State and Youngstown St. His on the job training came at Longwood Gardens, The Arnold Arboretum at Harvard, the Chicago Botanic Garden, Kingwood Center & Zelenka Nursery. Tim would say that “then with a bit of luck, I landed the ‘sweet job’ at Spring Meadow”. He has articles and photographs in nursery and gardening magazines, has hosted a radio show and published 3 books; Tree and Shrub Gardening for Michigan, The Best Garden Plants and Gardening Month by Month. Tim has a passion to share his love and knowledge of plants with others – that’s you!