Not sure what to do about those bugs chewing up your flowers? Concerned about selecting the right plants for your yard? Wondering what kind of grass is the most drought tolerant?
Just pick up the phone and call the Pinellas County Extension.
Gardening pros from the extension are available to assist Tarpon Springs residents with their questions via the Lawn and Garden Help Line at 727-582-2100. Just press “1” after you’re connected. The help line is manned Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to noon and again from 1 to 4 p.m.
Residents can also gain in-person advice by visiting:
- Pinellas County Extension Office
12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo
Walk-In Hours: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (excluding holidays)
- Pinellas County Master Gardener Plant Clinic
Palm Harbor Library
2330 Nebraska Ave., Palm Harbor
Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., January through mid-November
For more information about the Pinellas County Extension, visit it online.
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