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 ArboretumWednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 6:00am
The Arboretum offices will be closed for Thanksgiving Day and Friday November 24. Normal office hours resume Monday November 27th.
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County ArboretumMonday, November 20th, 2017 at 5:00pm
Golden Fall Foilage
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County Arboretum shared a link.Monday, November 20th, 2017 at 3:08pm
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County ArboretumMonday, November 20th, 2017 at 2:12pm
Guess the name of this plant
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County Arboretum updated their cover photo.Monday, November 20th, 2017 at 12:16pm
Cooperative Extension and Arboretum: 6206 Oleander Drive • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7660 • Fax 910-798-7678