Outdoors Briefs

In the garden

The plant doctor is in

The Haywood County Master Gardener Plant Clinic is now open again with an in-person format, 9 a.m. to noon every Tuesday and 1-4 p.m. Thursdays through September, excepting holidays. 

Drop into the Cooperative Extension Office on Raccoon Road in Waynesville or call 828.456.3575 with a description of any homeowner gardening issue, including lawns, vegetables, flowers, trees and ornamental plants; disease, insect, weed or wildlife problems; soils (including soil test results) and fertilizers; freeze and frost damage; and cultural and chemical solutions to plant problems.

Receive virtual assistance by contacting This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.;or 828.456.3575 with a detailed description of the home gardening problem. A Haywood County Master Gardener Volunteer will follow up within a couple of days with research-based information.

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