AHS News & Blog

There are lots of convenient ways to learn about the latest happenings at the American Horticultural Society and what gardeners across the nation are saying about us!

AHS’ flagship publication, The American Gardener, is stacked with AHS’ program activities and partner events around the country and is published six-times per year. Available both in printed and digital formats, the magazine is one of the many benefits of being an AHS member. Are you a member? Join here.

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Register Now for NCYGS

Annually, the National Children & Youth Garden Symposium brings together educators, landscape architects, designers, botanic garden staff, nonprofits, and more […]

An Extraordinary Travel Opportunity With AHS

Welcome to an extraordinary exploration of the verdant landscapes and culinary delights of Portland and the Willamette Valley, courtesy of […]

Congratulations to the AHS Book Awards Winners

For decades, the American Horticultural Society has honored exceptional books in the garden field with our longstanding AHS Book Awards. […]

Exploring Under the Caribbean Sun with the AHS

From January 28-February 5, 2024, a group of enthusiastic AHS travelers escaped the winter chill and headed to sunnier climes […]

Celebrating Black History Month in Horticulture

Throughout the centuries, Black Americans have elevated the field of horticulture, making discoveries and revolutionizing gardening practices. This Black History […]

Participate in National Seed Swap Day

Celebrated annually around the end of January, National Seed Swap Day is a great opportunity for gardeners to explore new […]

Celebrate Peace this Martin Luther King Jr. Day

This year, we celebrate the rich legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on January 15. His activism and philosophy […]

The Joys and Benefits of Indoor Gardening

As we begin preparing for cooler months, we often shift our focus from outdoor gardens to indoor plants. Indoor gardening […]

USDA Releases Updated Plant Hardiness Zone Map

The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently released its new Plant Hardiness Zone Map, a national standard by which gardeners can […]

Participate in the AHS Annual Fund Donor Match Challenge

‘Tis the giving season with the American Horticultural Society! This year, we are bringing back our annual Donor Match Challenge […]