Growing Degree Days                                                                                 As of May 9, 2019

  • GDD Base 50F BE accumulation since Jan. 1 2019                                             108.2
  • GDD Base 40F accumulation since Jan. 1, 2019                                                   436.0

Winter Moth and Gypsy Moth Update
Winter moth and gypsy moth are two insects that have caused widespread defoliation of trees on Cape Cod in the recent past. The defoliation events have left many homeowners concerned about the health of their trees and wondering whether management of these insects is still required. The following update includes some predictions of what you may expect for 2019 in Barnstable County.  Read more.

 

 

 HORTICULTURE CLINIC HOURS

April thru SeptemberMon – Wed – Fri  9:00am to 3:00pm

March and October: Tues & Thur 9:00am to 3:00pm

Note:  The clinic is closed November thru February.

Submit a question on-line
call: 508.375.6700
email: gardeners@barnstablecounty.org