Welcome to NCSU Extension Service and NHC Arboretum

The North Carolina State University Extension Service gives our county’s residents easy access to the resources and expertise of NC State University and NC A&T State University.  Through educational programs, publications, and events, Extension Service Agents deliver unbiased, research-based information to New Hanover County citizens.

New Hanover County Arboretum

Open daily from dawn to dusk and no admission fee. The Arboretum is a unique, 7-acre park with FREE admission, in the heart of New Hanover County where homeowners can see the variety of plants that grow in our coastal area as well as emerging trends in plant material. Cooperative Extension’s “horticulture laboratory”, the Arboretum has a very knowledgeable staff and many volunteers working to make the gardens beautiful and educational. Come out and discover what makes us so extraordinary! The Arboretum is open to the public and is FREE!
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County Arboretum shared New Hanover County Government, NC's post.Monday, July 9th, 2018 at 6:13pm
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County Arboretum shared The Ability Garden's post.Monday, July 9th, 2018 at 2:45pm
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County Arboretum shared Gary Allen's post.Thursday, July 5th, 2018 at 3:58pm
It's a bugs life --- up close and personal.
Amazing shot Gary and thanks again for sharing your work.
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County Arboretum shared New Hanover County Government, NC's post.Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018 at 2:21pm
Although the offices will be closed the gardens will be open July 4th for your enjoyment.
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County Arboretum shared New Hanover County Parks & Gardens's post.Monday, July 2nd, 2018 at 3:08pm
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County Arboretum shared New Hanover County Government, NC's post.Sunday, July 1st, 2018 at 9:31am
Cooperative Extension and Arboretum: 6206 Oleander Drive • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7660 • Fax 910-798-7678