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Kent County Master Gardener Helpline

Kent County Master Gardener Helpline – (302) 730-4000
10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Monday – Friday, Spring thru Fall

2017 Master Gardener Helpline starts on Wednesday April 1st…

The University of Delaware and Delaware State University Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Program is a voluntary educational program that provides information to the public.  The purpose is to teach sustainable gardening and landscaping practices through research based information provided from universities.  The Master Gardener role is primarily as an educator to the community. 

The Kent County Master Gardener Helpline is a vital service provided to Kent County Residents where volunteers and extension personnel answer questions on home horticulture topics from callers and visitors.  The helpline should be used as a garden resource that can provide accurate diagnosis of insect and plant specimens.  The topics include but are not limited to annuals, perennials, trees and shrubs, gardens, lawns, insects and plant diseases, house plant care, and weed and pest identification and prevention

The Master Gardener Helpline is open from Spring through Fall , and is located at the University of Delaware Paradee Center at 69 Transportation Circle, Dover, Del., 19901.  The helpline number is (302)730-4000.  The hours of operation for the Paradee Center are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and the helpline is offered 10 a.m.  to 1 p m.