Arboretum’s Meyer Wins American Public Garden Association Award

July 8, 2013

Paul Meyer, Executive Director at the Morris Arboretum, received the APGA Award of Merit at the association’s recent conference in Phoenix. The award recognizes an APGA member who has performed with distinction in the field of public horticulture and has excelled in the public garden profession at an institution.

Mr. Meyer has served the Morris Arboretum for a total of 37 years, with 22 years as executive director. He has undertaken a dozen plant exploration trips to the Far East and is known as one of the finest plant hunters of his generation. Learn more at and 


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