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 photo.Friday, August 17th, 2018 at 7:15pm
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County ArboretumWednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 3:07pm
The gardens will CLOSE at 2pm on Saturday, August 18th. Sorry for any inconvenience! They will reopen on Sunday at 8am.
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County Arboretum shared The Ability Garden's post.Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 3:01pm
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County Arboretum shared New Hanover County 4-H's post.Monday, August 13th, 2018 at 3:16pm
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County ArboretumSaturday, August 11th, 2018 at 7:31am
Have gardening questions? Come out and talk with Master Gardener Volunteers at the Riverfront Farmers' Market this morning!
New Hanover County Arboretum
New Hanover County ArboretumThursday, August 9th, 2018 at 8:40am
Please welcome our newest Arboretum 10% Supporter.
Daryl Rosenbaum is the force behind Design Results.
She loves the challenge of making homes and properties more inviting, practical and stunning! ( FOA 10% discount does not apply to materials). Daryl can be contacted at (910) 616 4374 for all your interior design needs.
Cooperative Extension and Arboretum: 6206 Oleander Drive • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7660 • Fax 910-798-7678