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Michigan Peony Society

The Michigan Peony Society is being organized! We're hosting an initial cut-flower Exhibition on Sunday, June 4th at the Peony Garden (rain or shine). We'll be recruiting new members there, and will organize the Founding Meeting from the group that emerges (via email / social media). 

Event Date

Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Event Details

The first cut-flower competition of the Michigan Peony Society, held under a tent at the Peony Garden.

NOON - 2:00 Entry of home-grown peonies for exhibition. For judging, you should know its name. For exhibition, peonies that have no names will be considered.

2:00 - 2:30. Judging

2:30 - 5:00 Open for public enjoyment and photographing.

If you are interested in entering, helping, or just joining the Michigan Peony Society, please email by the first day of June.



Examples of Beneficial Organizational Relationships

The University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum interacts with diverse citizen-based organizations to support and extend its Mission. Many of these organizations have knowledgeable individuals who volunteer with collection care and display. Some of the groups meet and have events in our facilities. A sampling of our mission-related groups includes (in alphabetical order):