The Rutgers Master Gardeners of Essex County is a group of volunteers who provide horticultural information and programs to the community.  Trained by faculty and staff of NJAES, Rutgers University, and by horticultural experts, the Master Gardeners are knowledgeable about a wide range of gardening subjects.  


April 29 & 30: Master Gardeners of Essex County Plant Sale. Perennials, shrubs and woodies along with Master Gardener grown tomato and pepper plants, basil and herbs along with local honey and honey products. Spring planting advice from trained volunteers. Presby Memorial Iris Gardens, 474 Upper Mountain Ave. Upper Montclair. Friday from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. & Saturday 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.


May 7: Master Gardeners of Essex County Plant Sale. Perennials, shrubs and woodies along with Master Gardener grown tomato and pepper plants, basil and herbs along with local honey and honey products. Spring planting advice from trained volunteers. Garibaldi Hall, 621A Eagle Rock Ave. (next to the Essex County Environmental Center) Roseland. Saturday from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Please Consider Donating to The Master Gardeners of Essex County:

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New York Botanical Gardens Winter Gardening Chores:
Refer to the tabs – December, January, FEBRUARY – at the top of the page for suggested tasks in the garden by month.