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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AHS Announces 2022 Great American Gardeners Award Winners

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (March 16, 2022) — The American Horticultural Society (AHS) today announced the distinguished recipients of the 2022 Great […]

LATEST NEWS: AHS Announces Appointment of Suzanne Laporte as the Society’s New President/CEO

RIVER FARM, VA, March 11, 2022 – Today, the Board of Directors of the American Horticultural Society (AHS), announced the appointment […]

AHS and River Farm: Outlook for 2022

  A Message from the AHS Board of Directors: Greetings from River Farm! On this cold and snowy mid-winter day […]

View from the AHS

With Gratitude to Our Members and Donors WHAT A PLEASURE it was for several of us to return to River […]

Message from AHS New Board Chair

Dear Members,   Monday, November 1, 2021 was special for all of us at AHS and River Farm – the […]

Watch the AHS Press Conference

“A bridge to tomorrow” was the central theme of the Monday, November 1, 2021 press conference held by AHS.

AHS Appoints New Director, Keith Tomlinson

October 29, 2021 River Farm – Alexandria, Virginia – Today, the Board of Directors of the American Horticultural Society (AHS) announced the […]

River Farm Will Remain Headquarters of the AHS

Thanks to the overwhelming outpouring of support from our American Horticultural Society members and donors, neighbors and stakeholders, public officials […]

Introducing Conversations with Great American Gardeners

The American Horticultural Society introduces conversations with Great American gardeners The American Horticultural Society is pleased to announce a new […]

AHS Partners with Heygo to bring live garden tours direct to you!

This August, Heygo is going full bloom with interactive live-streaming tours of the world’s best gardens. Even better, they’re guided by the […]