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Welcome page for Landscape, Nursery & Urban Forestry

The UMass Extension Landscape, Nursery and Urban Forestry Team  works closely with the UMass Extension Turf Team to educate landscape, nursery and turf professionals by providing programs and research-based information on the best horticultural practices and technology for environmental stewardship in nursery and landscape management.

Take Your Green Industry Career to the Next Level with UMass Extension's Green School

Green School meets twice per week from late October through early December in Milford, with educational tracks specific to Landscape, Turf, or Arboriculture.  Early Bird registration rate through 9/23. Click here for complete information

Hort Notes: Massachusetts Prohibited Plants and Non-Invasive Alternatives

As plants need to be replaced this fall and in the coming year, it is important to understand that some plants are on the Massachusetts Prohibited Plants List.