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Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers

Since 1979, North Carolina Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteers (EMGVs) have been leaders in this internationally acclaimed program, guiding homeowners in making environmentally sound decisions in their landscapes. Trained by North Carolina State University faculty and staff, EMGVs provide research-based information about gardening and environmental stewardship to individuals and communities across the state. EMGVs engage the community through education and outreach on a wide variety of subjects and through a broad spectrum of projects, all designed to maximize their impact.

Blackspot Disease on Rose

Common Rose Diseases

Roses are a popular plant known for their large, elegant flowers. Many gardeners try their hands at growing roses …

Gerber Daisy

May Gardening Tips

May is here and our gardens are coming alive. Below are some tips for what you can do in …

Tomato Transplants

April Gardening Tips

April is gardening month so enjoy the spring weather with these gardening tips: Lawn Mow your turf at the correct height. …

Orange Zinnia Flowers

Don't Plant Too Early!

It feels like spring time so I can start planting my flowers and vegetables, right? These warm spring temperatures …

Saucer Magnolia

March Gardening Tips

March weather usually gives us a little taste of spring and gardens begin to come alive as we near …