In the beginning man was directed to "till the ground from whence he was taken." (Genesis 3:23 KJV)

Once the soil has stained your hide, your destiny in the business of Agriculture, specifically "The Nursery" is very hard to get away from. Great grandfather, Louis Leopold Milarch began by growing Gladiola bulbs on 35 acres of ground in Copemish, Michigan.

He called his business Mish a Mish Gardens, which means "Grandmothers Gardens" in Indian language. As the family grew and new families were formed...