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  1. American Peony Society Annual Convention

    Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania

    Our Peony Garden will be presented in a public lecture at 1:00 on Saturday, June 1: "How a National Treasure Just Got Better - The project to restore, catalog, expand and bring online the University of Michigan Nichols Arboretum Peony Garden...

    January 20, 2017

  2. Early Flowers Expected

    Some of the early peonies may be in bloom. It all depends on the weather!  Visit our Bloom Countdown page for detailed information.

    May 27, 2013

  3. Drop In Tours

    Drop-in Tours are scheduled for noon and 7:00 pm on:

    • Wednesday, June 5
    • Friday, June 7
    • Wednesday, June 12 NOON ONLY

     

    Tours last about 45 minutes. Just 'drop in' - no reservations are needed or taken. Meet at the main sign for the Peony Garden. This is across the sloping lawn...

    June 6, 2013

  4. Dr. Upjohn's 160th Birthday!

    Join us in appreciating Dr. Upjohn...

    May 2, 2013

  5. Peony Blossoms and Pure Melodies: An Afternoon of Chinese Flower Songs in Nichols Arboretum

    A free concert of Chinese vocal music amid the peonies in the Nichols Arboretum Peony Garden. Local musicians led by director Liyan Sun perform a selection of Chinese songs about flowers and their roles in Chinese culture. A rare opportunity to hear live music in the famed peony garden. Free. 734.647.7600. Sunday, June 8, 2 pm, Nichols...

    June 2, 2014

  6. Peony Blossoms & Pure Melodies: Chinese Flower Songs in the Nichols Arboretum Peony Garden

    Our annual free concert of Chinese flower songs, set amid the Nichols Arboretum Peony Garden. The concert is a collaboration with the UM Confucius Institute and Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum.

    Bring your lawn chairs to the peony garden in the Arb and join us for the 4th...

    May 27, 2015

  7. Shakespeare in the Arb 2015

    Shakespeare in the Arb turns 15 in '15. In celebration we're offering four weekends of performances of the audience favorite A Midsummer Night's Dream, a play about love, magic, and dreams. Directed by Kate Mendeloff of the U-M Residential College and performed by U-M students and community players.

    This season, ...

    June 9, 2015

  8. Peony Ambassador Volunteer Training

    Learn more about the largest public collection of heirloom herbaceous peony cultivars in North America. Ambassadors greet and guide visitors to points of interest in the peony garden during peak bloom time. The training session includes an overview of the peony collection history, horticultural basics and tips for working with the public....

    April 1, 2016

  9. American Peony Society Annual Convention

    The conference takes place in Portland, Oregon.

    May 2, 2018

  10. Rescheduled to Sun., June 12 at 2 pm: Music Concert in the Peony Garden: Peony Blossoms and Pure Melodies

    NOTE: Due to the rain the concert has been rescheduled for Sunday, June 12, 2 pm.

    Chinese flower songs performed by local musicians and singers. Concert takes place in the Nichols Arboretum Peony Garden. Sponsored by the University of Michigan Confucius Institute and Matthaei-Nichols.

    Free.

    ...

    June 10, 2016

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