Staff Biographies

The Holly, Woods, and Vines, staff is committed to service.  We understand gardening, and more importantly, we understand gardeners and their needs.  That’s why we stock the highest quality plants, trees, shrubs, garden supplies and tools, and unique garden accents.


Jim has served as Holly, Woods, and Vines Garden Center Manager for 12 years.  He came to us after dedicating 27 years with the United States Botanic Garden, Washington, D.C.  His area of expertise are tropical plants and orchids. He also has a master's in fine art.


 Jeff is our Landscape Supervisor.  He specializes in landscape design, plant, tree, & shrub installation, and horticultural trouble shooting.  Over 10 years experience has honed Jeff’s eye for natural aesthetics.


Steve is our tree and shrub specialist. He is skilled in helping you find the perfect fit and he has a great eye for helping you find exactly what you want, if you are looking for a specific tree or shrub he is the guy you want to help you pick out your ideal tree or shrub for your lawn. He also has a bacholor's of arts degree from the University of Iowa.