University of Florida

Lawn & Garden

Our Lawn & Garden Department provides solutions for all types of questions concerning garden, lawn, and landscape care. With the backing of research based information from the University of Florida our staff of horticulturists offer sound expert advice to walk in customers as well as through phone calls and e-mail.

View & Register for Upcoming Events

To view a complete listing of programs, or learn more about the programs offered by the Lawn & Garden department visit

Lawn and Garden Help

We offer walk-in Lawn and Garden Help Desk services at the following locations:

  • Weedon Island Plant Clinic
    1800 Weedon Island Dr, St. Petersburg, FL 33702
    Walk-In Hours for Fall/Winter 2015/16:
    • 9am-1pm on the following dates: November 20, December 4 and 18, January 15 and 29, February 12 and 26.
  • Pinellas County Extension Office
    12520 Ulmerton Rd., Largo, FL 33774
    Walk-In Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm (excluding holidays)
  • Pinellas County Master Gardener Plant Clinic
    Palm Harbor Library
    2330 Nebraska Ave., Palm Harbor, FL 34683
    Wednesdays from 10am-2pm, Jan. through mid-Nov.

Lawn and Garden Help Line

Lawn & Garden assistance is also available by phone at
(727) 582-2100 and then Press 1.
Hours of Operation: Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday
9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm

Local Lawn and Garden Fact Sheets

Lawn and Garden Presentations

NGC Design Course II Presentations


Link to Floria Friendly Living Principles


Link to Pinellas County Extension's Facebook Page


Theresa Badurek

Urban Horticulture Agent / Master Gardener Coordinator
3940 Keystone Road
Tarpon Springs, FL 34688
Phone: (727) 453-6966


Your Florida Vegetable Garden Video Series
UF/IFAS Resources