orange tulipClemson Extension agents with primary horticulture responsibilities work closely with state extension specialists and researchers located on campus and at the various research and education centers located across the state. They provide expertise in topics ranging from fruits and vegetables, landscape, turf, ornamental plants and issues related to home gardening or commercial production. Many of your home and garden questions can be easily addressed at Clemson's Home and Garden Information Center.

Local Agent

Tony Melton, 843-661-4800 Ext 112, amelton@clemson.edu


  • Master Gardener Class starts January 2009
  • Vegetable Growers Meeting October 24, 2008


  • Volunteers needed to man booths at Fall Flower Festival and Eastern Carolina Agricultural Fair


  • Florence Master Gardener Class
  • Darlington Master Gardener Class
  • Pee Dee Plant Professional
  • Pee Dee Vegetable Growers

Visit the state-wide Horticulture website.