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Rutgers Master Gardeners of Morris County

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Under the leadership of Rutgers Cooperative Extension, Rutgers Master Gardeners of Morris County provide assistance with home gardening questions to residents of Morris County.

Rutgers Master Gardener volunteers are trained to diagnose common plant and pest problems, suggest appropriate cultural practices and advise as to the best care for the home landscape and garden.

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Rutgers Master Gardener volunteers answer "non-commercial" community gardening questions through these services:


Residents phone in their questions by calling 973-285-8305.

Helpline hours of operation (April thru October) are:

Monday through Friday 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
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November thru March voicemails and emails are addressed weekly


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Send U.S. Mail to: Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Morris County, P.O. Box 900, Morristown, NJ 07963-0900

Send packages (UPS, Fed Ex, etc.) to: RCE of Morris County, West Hanover Ave., Bldg 550, Morris Township, NJ 07960.


Bring plant, pest, and soil samples directly to the Morris County Offices at County Building 550 West Hanover Avenue, Morristown, NJ.


Rutgers Master Gardeners reach out to the community at various events, county fairs and are available to speak to community groups.