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Colorado Master Gardener and
Colorado Gardener Certificate Training
begins January 14, 2016

Click Here to Register
Call 719-520-7688 or 719-520-7690 for more info.
Classes include:

  • Jan 14: Diagnostics
  • Jan 21: How Plants Grow
  • Jan 28: Soils, Fertilizers and Soil Amendments
  • Feb 4: Plant Pathology
  • Feb 11: No class
  • Feb 18: Turf Management
  • Feb 25: Entomology
  • Mar 3: The Science of Planting Trees and Care of Woody Plants
  • Mar 10: Weed Management
  • Mar 17: Vegetables
  • Mar 24: Noxious Weeds in am and Tree ID in pm


Colorado Master Gardener Help Desk

17 N. Spruce (just west of I-25 and Bijou).

Help Desk phone: 719-520-7684

Help Desk email: CSUmg2@elpasoco.com

During the fall and winter months, the Master Gardener Help Desk operates on an as-needed basis and it may take up to 10 business days to answer your question. For a faster response, visit https://ask.extension.org/ask to send a question to the national Ask an Expert network.

If you’re bringing in a grass sample, we need a shoebox size of half-dead, half-alive turf.

If you’re bringing in a tree branch or shrub, we need an 18” piece of half-dead and half-alive.

The Extension Office is open from 8:00am to 5:00 pm, but closed from noon - 1:00 for lunch.