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The American Horticultural Society (AHS) is one of the oldest national gardening organizations in the country.

Since 1922, we have been a trusted source of high quality gardening and horticultural information.

Today, our mission blends education, social responsibility, and environmental stewardship with the art and science of horticulture. Please join us in making America a nation of gardeners, a land of gardens.

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Upcoming Events

  • Apr 13 to Apr 14
    Spring Garden Market

    The annual AHS plant sale and garden product marketplace at River Farm: featuring vendors from across the Mid-Atlantic region, selling a wide variety of plants and seeds, along with garden decor, accessories, books, and botanically...

  • Apr 14 to Apr 15
    Colonial Williamsburg Garden Symposium (AHS partner event)

    "Ordinary to Extraordinary: Creating Landscape Designs that Reflect Beauty and Awe"
    Two days with seven exciting speakers to inspire you.

  • Apr 21 to Apr 28
    Historic Garden Week in Virginia (AHS partner event)

    Each spring visitors are welcomed to over 250 of Virginia's most beautiful gardens, homes and historic landmarks during "America's Largest Open House." This 8-day statewide event provides visitors a unique opportunity to see...

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