Mary has light blue periwinkle skin and dark red hair with a pink streak. She wears a small yellow bow in her hair, pink lipstick, and a pink shirt with yellow overalls over it.
Mary is a gardener who lives in Perfectamundo. She also owns the Mary Contrary stores.
Mary is shown to be passionate and knowledgeable about the field of botany, especially about the Flora plants.
- Mary Contrary's name may be based on a Mother Goose nursery rhyme that mentions her name.
- Goose, Mother. “‘Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary’ by Mother Goose.” Poetry Foundation, Poetry Foundation, www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/46959/mary-mary-quite-contrary.