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Wyandotte County

Lawn and Garden

Lawn & Garden>Swallowtail on Mexican ZinniaMaintaining attractive communities and home landscapes increases property values and promotes an improved quality of life.  Whether you have questions about lawns, vegetables, flowers, or landscape maintenance, Extension information is available for all who live and work in Wyandotte County --homeowners, lawn services, and nurseries. We are prepared to provide you with non biased, research-based information.

The Wyandotte County demonstration gardens display current horticulture practices related to flowers, gardening and composting. Our trained Extension Master Gardener volunteers help consumers with information about planting, care of lawns, and gardens.

Emerald Ash Borer Information

Emerald Ash Borer Treatments

Soil Testing Procedure

Extension Master Gardener Program

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Upcoming Events

Battling Garden Pests

Dennis Patton, JOCO Horticulture Agent, will discuss some of the common landscape pests, both insects and diseases.

July 11th (Thursday)
11:30 - 1:00 pm
Sunflower Room, 1208 N. 79th Street, KCK
$5/person
 

Small Trees for Kansas City Landscapes

Lynn Loughary, WYCO Horticulture Agent, will discus small trees that provide ornamental value to our homes.

August 1st (Thursday)
11:30 - 1:00 pm
Sunflower Room, 1208 N. 79th Street, KCK
$5/person