Lucas County Office

OSU Extension Lucas County at Toledo Botanical Garden
5403 Elmer Drive
Toledo, OH 43615

Horticulture Office
5403 Elmer Drive
Toledo, OH 43615
419-578-6783 (Master Gardener Volunteer Hotline)

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


County News

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    Sneak a Zucchini on OUR Porch, August 8th, 2024

    The Ohio State University Extension, Lucas County invites you to celebrate the annual August 8th gardeners’ holiday, “Sneak A Zucchini onto Your Neighbor’s Porch” by donating your excess produce
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    Spotted Lanternfly Update, 07.08.2024, News To Know

    Spotted Lanternfly is becoming evident across the county as 2nd, 3rd and 4th instar nymphs. As of 07.08.2024 we have not had any reports, nor seen any adults, but that will be coming soon.  
  3. Poison Hemlock in Flower

    Poison Hemlock - News To Know

    Poison hemlock is gaining notoriety in NW Ohio and is seemingly popping up across the area. Currently it is in flower and towering along roadsides and other unkept areas. Flowers that are blooming now, will be setting seeds that will continue to produce plants into the future.