Art Cameron appointed Interim Gardens Director at MSU
Acting Horticulture Department Chair Randy Beaudry has appointed Art Cameron, Professor of Horticulture, as interim Director of the Michigan State University Horticulture Gardens. These include the Annual Trial Gardens, the DeLapa Perennial Display gardens, the Rose Gardens, the 4-H Children’s Garden and the C.E. Lewis Arboretum.
As director, Art will work to enhance the educational and outreach components related to the gardens, develop the ornamental appeal and diversity, develop and expand fund-raising opportunities, and act as a public liaison for general garden activities. Art has also assumed responsibility for the Annual Trial Gardens, where each year hundreds of plants are trialed to determine performance under mid-Michigan climatic conditions.