Garden Advice Line
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UC Cooperative Extension
1432 Abbott Street
Salinas, CA 93901
Monterey Bay Master Gardeners is a non-profit 501(c)(3) program supporting the work of the UC Master Gardeners of Monterey and Santa Cruz Counties program.
Ask a Local Master Gardener on the Hotline
The link below takes you to our self service area. You can submit a question to a Master Gardener volunteer and/or access our growing Master Gardener knowledge base.
For questions, please provide complete information including:
- brief subject or topic
- contact information, including location
- description of what's happening, what type of plant, and any relevant history about changes in watering, fertilizer, pest control, or gardening practices.
- photo(s) of plants or pests if appropriate and available (3 MB / photo max; formats jpg, gif, bmp, png).
Our volunteers strive to answer questions within 5 business days.
Note that your email will be added to our local UCMG mailing list to receive our regular newsletter with seasonal tips and class announcements. You may unsubscribe at any time.
optional: if you wish to view, edit or ask about your question, you can create an account in the self service area.