Welcome All Aspiring, Novice, & Expert Gardeners!
The American Horticultural Society (AHS) is one of the most respected, longstanding 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 practice of horticulture. Our vision is a land of sustainable gardens, cultivated by a diverse population with a common passion for plants.
AHS News & Blog
The grounds of the American Horticultural Society’s River Farm headquarters in Alexandria will reopen to the public on Monday, June […]
COVID-19, and its accompanying stay-at-home orders, self-quarantine measures, and breakdown in food supply chains, has given rise to a new […]
We are hiring a Communications/Marketing Manager. Join our team and help educate Americans about the importance of plants and sustainable gardening! […]
Every year it’s our privilege to host a wonderful celebration at our River Farm headquarters recognizing the Great American Gardeners […]
Upcoming AHS Events
Jul 08 to Jul 10
NCYGS 2020 will be a virtual symposium with both live, interactive sessions (July 8-10) and prerecorded sessions for on-demand viewing. Symposium registrants will be able to access the entire content package.
Sep 26 to Sep 26
Our fall fundraiser benefiting the stewardship of River Farm and the American Horticultural Society’s educational programs
Jan 09 to Jan 31
Join us in exploring some of the most spectacular places on Earth, from soaring peaks to lush rainforests, gorgeous vineyards & carefully cultivated gardens.
Apr 13 to Apr 24
An exotic adventure hidden behind the peaks of the Himalayas with AHS Host Katy Moss Warner and Tour Leader Susie Orso of SpecialTours.