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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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  • Jan 27
    Winter Essential Oil Workshop

    Have you been tending to your plants all spring, summer, and fall? Let your plants take care of you over the winter! Join us for a workshop to learn about the curative and restorative properties of plants. Holly Shimizu,...

  • Feb 16
    Something Old, Something New with Monte Durham

    Whether you are a history buff, a vintage fashion fan, newly married, engaged (or about to be), you are in for a sweet post-Valentine’s day treat on February 16th for Something Old, Something New at River Farm in Alexandria....

  • Mar 24 to Apr 04
    Historic Sites & Gardens of Malta and Eastern Sicily (Tour 1)

    This tour is SOLD OUT! Space is available on an identical tour departing April 10, 2019.

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