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The plant doctor is in

The plant doctor is in

The growing season is winding down, but Haywood County Master Gardeners are still available to answer questions about all manner of plant-related issues. 

Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  with clear digital photos and a detailed description of the issue or call 828.456.3575 and describe your gardening problem to the receptionist. A Haywood County Master Gardener Volunteer will get back to you in a few days with research-based information.

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