cold frames with flats of small plants, at the CCE-Tompkins Education Center
Image by Sandy Repp

Learn the first and last dates to plant veggies in our area.

Image by Sandy Repp

Pansies are an annual that provides early blooms.

Plants in Cornell Plantations (PLTNS) greenhouses (Cornell University Photography)
Image by Lindsay France

Coleus plants in a greenhouse

on how to control Japanese beetle


Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County is your resource for information on soils, site improvement, plant selection, proper plant care, eco-friendly practices, integrated pest management, composting and so much more! We offer free or low-cost gardening classes and tours all year long, and opportunities to share your love of gardening as a volunteer! Call us or come by today!


Michael Fiorentino
Natural Resources Coordinator
516-565-5265 Ext. 13

Last updated February 2, 2022