Help Desk

Year-round help for your gardening problems

Volunteers from Fairfax County Master Gardeners and Green Spring Master Gardeners staff the year-round horticulture help desk to answer gardening questions and help solve gardening problems.

During the growing season (April through October) we are on duty five mornings a week, Monday through Friday, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. From November through March, the desk is staffed Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9:30-12:30.

Contact us anytime by voice mail at (703) 324-8556 or by e-mail at Please clearly explain your question or problem, and we will conduct any needed research before getting back to you. During our duty hours (listed above), you can also stop by our desk at the VCE Office on the 10th floor of the Pennino Building in the Fairfax County Government Center. Contact us year round at the Virginia Cooperative Extension. Horticultural Help Desk
Phone: 703-324-8556