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Sandra Mason
Extension Educator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
801 North Country Fair Drive
Suite D
Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-333-7672
FAX: 217-333-7683
slmason@illinois.edu

Ava Heap
Program Coordinator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
801 North Country Fair Drive
Suite D
Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-333-7672
FAX: 217-333-7683
carmien2@illinois.edu

Jenney Hanrahan
Program Coordinator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
3164 North Vermilion
Danville, IL 61832
Phone: 217-442-8615
FAX: 217-442-8628
jhanraha@illinois.edu

Diane Plewa
Plant Diagnostic Outreach Specialist
University of Illinois Extension
S-424 Turner Hall MC-046
1102 S Goodwin Ave
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: 217-300-3441
dplewa@illinois.edu

Horticulture

Horticulture

From the vegetables and flowers in our backyard to the trees that line our city streets, horticulture is an integral part of our lives. Discover local landscape and garden info from University of Illinois Extension.

Garden Tips

We shouldn't have to sacrifice color despite the colder weather. Read this Homeowner Column on how to keep the color in your fall landscape, even when the trees are gone.

Sign up now for 2015 Master Gardener training being held in Champaign, Danville, or Onarga! Applications are due November 28.

Questions? Contact Sandra Mason, Extension Educator, Horticulture at slmason@illinois.edu

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Questions? Contact Sandra Mason, Extension Educator, Horticulture at slmason@illinois.edu

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