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Greenhouse Geek-Rob Tanzer


The Institutional Greenhouse and Conservatory Restoration & Renovation group at Rough Brothers has been headed up by Rob Tanzer for eight years. Having graduated from Virginia Tech University with a BS in Plant Biology and Botany, Rob brings a substantial amount of horticultural and botanical knowledge and experience. Robs hands-on experience with greenhouses during his […]

Donald Danforth Plant Science Center


Research Greenhouse Overview Phase 2 greenhouse complex is approximately 255′-8″ wide x 68’-0″ long consisting of (9) 25’ w x 68’ greenhouses with (1) 25’ x 40’ connecting bldg. and (1) 5’ x 12’ connector link. Greenhouses are aluminum, ground level, multi zo ne, gutter connected, A-frame truss. Gutter post top heights are 12’ and […]

Greenhouse Research Facility -The University of Nevada


Rough Brothers recently completed the new 17,280 sq.ft. University of Nevada,  Reno, Greenhouse Research Facility located in Reno, Nevada.  This state of the art  (24) zone greenhouse facility recently opened to provide both students and faculty with research and educational opportunities. Each greenhouse compartment is equipped with integrated environmental controls, cooling, ventilation, heating, shading and […]

Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden – Harold C. Schott Education Center


The new Harold C. Schott Education Center will be a dynamic facility that integrates the excitement and wonder of exploring a rain forest habitat with  the creative approach to educating children and adults for which the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is nationally renowned. “This Center represents the mission of an institution dedicated to creating […]

Charley Creek Gardens & Conservatory

Charley Creek Gardens are approximately 6 1/2 acres located in the city of Wabash, Indiana complete with a Meadow of wild flowers and plants  native to Indiana, Hedge Maize, 30′-0″ tall 4-tiered Waterfall, Shade  Garden and Conservatory. The Conservatory is approximately 1,000 square feet and stands about 14′-6″ tall with a faceted end facing North […]