Scott Grimshaw

Explorers garden image

Scott Grimshaw

Arboretum Horticulturist

125 Arborway
Boston, MA 02130
Phone: 617.293.7288
Fax: 617.524.1418


BS Plant and Soil Sciences, UMASS Amherst

Licenses and Certifications

Certified Arborist, International Society of Arboriculture
MA Certified Horticulturist, Massachusetts Nursery and Landscape Association
MA Commercial Pesticide License (Category 36/shade trees and ornamentals)
MA Hoisting Engineer License

I started work as in the Horticulture Department at the Arboretum in spring 2004. Previously I worked at the Roger Williams Park Zoo as the manager of horticulture. Here my duties and responsibilities include caring for the extraordinary collection of plants growing at the summit of Bussey Hill and the Explorers Garden.