Master Gardener Help Desk

Hanover Master Gardener Help Desk

Virginia Cooperative Extension – Hanover Unit is home to our Master Gardener Help Desk. Volunteers answer your gardening questions, whether it be about vegetables, turf, weeds, ornamentals, trees and shrubs, insect damage, plant disease…you name it.

We provide only research-based information, and we discuss this information with the homeowner.

We welcome your questions.

Gardening help desk

  • by phone at 804-752-4306
  • email to
  • or you can stop by our Help Desk Cooperative Extension, 13015 Taylor Complex Lane, Ashland, VA 23005

The Help Desk is open Monday-Friday, 1:00-4:00 pm.

It is staffed by volunteers. We may not be available every afternoon, however we will answer all queries promptly. We are closed on Hanover County holidays. Please give us a call, send an email, visit us with a sample of your problem plant…we are here to help you answer your gardening questions.

The Help Desk Team