Rutgers Master Gardener Helplines

Before You Contact a Rutgers Master Gardener Helpline

To get the most accurate diagnosis, here are some guidelines and a few simple questions you should be prepared to answer when contacting us. Please also visit the Lawn & Garden FAQ to find more information for caring for your garden and landscape.

County Rutgers Master Gardener Helplines
(For residential clients seeking horticultural and pest control information)
Cooperative Extension Offices
(For all commerical clients, and residential clients during non-Helpline hours)
Atlantic 609-625-0056
Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - Noon
bawgus_mona@aclink.org
609-625-0056
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Bergen Rutgers Master Gardener Helpline:
201-336-6783 or 201-336-6784
APR. - SEPT.:
Monday - Thursday
10:000 a.m. - Noon

Horticultural Consultant
201-336-6788
YEAR-ROUND:
Monday - Thursday
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
201-336-6782
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Burlington 609-265-5050
Monday - Friday
APR. - OCT.:
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
NOV. - MAR.:
9 a.m. - Noon
mgburlingtoncounty@gmail.com
609-265-5050
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Camden 856-216-7130
Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - Noon
njgarden@camdencounty.com
856-216-7130
Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cape May 609-465-5115
dtyndall@co.cape-may.nj.us
609-465-5115
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Cumberland 856-451-2800, ext. 4
APR. - OCT.:
Tuesday - Friday
9 a.m. - Noon
856-451-2800, ext. 1
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
pamelabu@co.cumberland.nj.us
Essex 973-228-2210
Monday - Friday
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
mastergardenerec@gmail.com
973-228-2210 or 973-353-5959
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Gloucester 856-307-6464
MAR. - OCT.
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
9 a.m. - Noon
masterg@co.gloucester.nj.us
856-307-6450
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Hudson No Master Gardener Program See Essex County
Hunterdon 908-788-1735
Monday & Wednesday
9 a.m. - Noon, 12:30-3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday
9 a.m. - Noon
gardeners@co.hunterdon.nj.us
908-788-1339
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Mercer
609-989-6853
Monday - Friday
MAR. - OCT.:
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
NOV. - FEB.:
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
609-989-6830
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Middlesex 732-398-5220
Monday - Friday
10 a.m. - Noon
mastergardeners@co.middlesex.nj.us
732-398-5262
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Monmouth 732-303-7614
Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
mgarden@co.monmouth.nj.us
732-431-7260
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Morris 973-285-8305
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Tuesday & Friday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
rcemastergardeners@co.morris.nj.us
973-285-8300
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Ocean 732-349-1245
MAY - AUG.:
Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
SEPT. - APR.:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
9 a.m. - Noon
oceanag@njaes.rutgers.edu
732-349-1246
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Passaic 973-305-5743
MID-JAN. - MID-DEC.
Monda - Friday
9:30 a.m. - Noon
973-305-5740
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Salem No Master Gardener Program 856-769-0090
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Somerset 908-526-6293
MAR. - OCT.:
Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - Noon
rcemastergardener@co.somerset.nj.us
908-526-6293
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sussex 973-948-3040
APR. - OCT.:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
rcesc@njaes.rutgers.edu
973-948-3040
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., 2-4:30 p.m.
Union 908-654-9852
APR. - NOV.
Monday-Thursday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Friday
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
DEC. - MAR.:
Monday, Wednesday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Friday
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
mastergardeners@ucnj.org
908-654-9854
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Warren No Master Gardener Program 908-475-6505
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences