Juan Villalobos works in the nursery division of the Plant Production department. He is responsible for day-to-day care in the nursery. His duties include organizing the layout of plants according to pot size and culture during the growing season, and he is part of the team that puts the plants back into the Quonsets for winter storage. He is an integral part of the team that delivers plants from Plant Production to the Garden areas for installation.
Villalobos has been with the Garden since 1992, when he started out as a seasonal on the grounds crew and in the display gardens. He moved to Plant Production as a seasonal employee in 1997 and was promoted to full time in 2001.