seedlings in a flat
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)

Coleus plants in a greenhouse

Our IPM pages can help you control garden pests.


Cornell Cooperative Extension of Albany 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 at 518-765-3514, email, or stop by today! *Master Gardener Volunteers are here from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm to answer all of your gardening questions and test your soil*


Carole Henry
Master Gardener Coordinator

Last updated August 26, 2019