Plant clinics sponsored by Virginia Cooperative Extension are gearing up for the upcoming gardening season in Arlington and Alexandria; opening dates are listed below. All are staffed by VCE Master Gardeners, who answer general gardening questions as well as questions about pests and diseases and plant identification. They also provide free soil test kits on request.
Days, Times and Locations of the Extension Master Gardener Plant Clinics
Library Plant Clinics
March 13, 2019 – October 23, 2019
6:45 to 8:45 p.m. every Wednesday
Located in the East Lobby of Arlington Central Library,
1015 N. Quincy Street, Arlington, VA (Directions/Map)
August 13, 2019 – November 12, 2019
7:00 to 8:30p.m. on every second & fourth Tuesday
5005 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22304 (Directions/Map)
Farmers Market Plant Clinics
April 20, 2019 -September 28, 2019
8 a.m. to 11 a.m. every Saturday morning.
Located at N. 14th St. and N. Courthouse Rd. Arlington, VA (Directions/Map)
May 4, 2019 – September 28, 2018
8:30 to 11:00 a.m. every Saturday morning
Located at East Oxford and Mt. Vernon Avenues, Alexandria, VA.(Directions/Map)
May 4, 2019 – September 28, 2019
7:30 to 9:30 a.m. every Saturday morning
Located at Market Square, 301 King Street, Alexandria VA (Directions/Map)
9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday year round
Located at the VCE office at the Fairlington Community Center, 3308 S. Stafford Street, Arlington.
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