Macomb Couny Master Gardener program will be offering a one day tour of Michigan State University Horticulture Gardens.

                Location:     MSU Extension, 21885 Dunham Entrance E, Clinton Twp MI  48036

                When:          Wednesday, July 24, 7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
                 Cost:            $65.00 per person

                 Payments:   Check or credit card. (NO cash accepted)

                 Deadlines:    Registration: July 10, 2019
                                       Payment by check: July 3, 2019 
(Payment must be mailed to campus and be postmarked by July 3, 2019)

                                       Payment by credit card: July 10, 2019


About the MSU Extension Michigan State University Horticulture Department Tour

Macomb County Master Gardener Program is offering a one day tour of the Michigan State University Horticulture Gardens, Greenhouses and Labs.  A deluxe motor coach will depart the Macomb County MSU Extension office at 7 a.m. and return at approximately 7:30 p.m.  Upon departing a small snack will be provided, lunch will be at your own expense at Brody Hall cafeteria (all meals $10.50 payable by cash or credit card), a box dinner will be provided on the return trip.

The day will include a personal walking tour of the Horticulture Gardens which includes the Demo Gardens, Trial Gardens and time permitting the Perennial Gardens and Master Gardener Idea Bed.  We wil take a personal walking tour of the W.J. Beal Garden and also tour the Soil Lab, Diagnostic Lab, and Teaching Greenhouses.  A University Representative will present on overview of their respective lab, testing procedures and dissemination of results. 

It is advised to be prepared for any type of weather.  Please bring sun hat, sunscreen, umbrella/rain jacket, walking shoes (no sandals allowed), snacks, water bottle (water will be available on bus as well), camera, money (cash or card) for lunch ($10.50) and ice cream ($3-5.00).

Registration and Payments

  • Online registrations must be completed by the registration deadline or earlier.
  • Your seat is not reserved until payment in full is received and processed by MSU.
  • A full refund, less a $10.00 processsing fee, will be issued anytime prior to July 17, 2019.  No refunds past that date.
  • Substitutions allowed with notification and approval to Karen Burke via phone 586-469-6086 AND email:

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Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For more information contact Karen Burke at 586-469-6086 or by email at