Get all your gardening questions answered. Choose the method that’s most convenient for you.
|By phone — the Horticulture Help Line
Call (414) 256-4664, leave a message with your question, your name, phone number. Your call will be returned promptly.
|By email – firstname.lastname@example.org
State your question and attach a photo if you can. You will receive a prompt reply.
|In Person or by phone – the UW-Extension Horticulture Center at Boerner Botanical Gardens
Open Monday through Friday from 10:00 – 2:00, May through September.
Visit and bring in a sample or photo. No charge for samples. Call (414) 525-5638 and leave a message if there is no answer (May – September only). Closed October through April.
|Bring in plant or insect samples – the Milwaukee County UW-Extemsion office
8:00 am to 11:30 am Monday through Friday
Milwaukee County residents $4.00
Non-County residents $10.00
(We suggest calling the Horticulture Helpline first to see if a sample is necessary.)
The above services are provided by Master Gardener volunteers trained by and under the supervision of the Consumer Horticulture Agent for the Milwaukee County UW-Extension.