Get all your gardening questions answered. Choose the method that’s most convenient for you.
|By phone — the Horticulture Help Line
Call (414) 615-0515, 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-Madison 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 Extension Milwaukee County office
8:00 am to 11:30 am Monday through Friday
We suggest calling the Horticulture Helpline first to see if a sample is necessary.
You may also bring samples to the Extension Horticulture Center at Boerner Botanical Gardens Monday-Friday, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM. May through September only.
The above services are provided by Master Gardener volunteers trained by and under the supervision of the Horticulture Educator for Extension Milwaukee County.