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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Exciting Announcement about NCYGS 2023!

We are excited to announce that the AHS National Children & Youth Garden Symposium will be held in Knoxville, Tennessee, […]

AHS Members to Get Mega 2-for-1 Ticket Discount to Home & Garden Shows

We are pleased to offer our members a special 2-for-1 ticket discount to 21 upcoming Home and Garden Shows produced […]

You’re Invited! River Farm’s Holiday Open House On Dec. 8

If you live in the Alexandria neighborhood, join us at our corporate headquarters at River Farm for our Holiday Open […]

TODAY is Giving Tuesday!

Celebrate Giving Tuesday by making a gift to the AHS, and your contribution will be matched dollar for dollar, up […]

Giving Tuesday Is Approaching!

This year, AHS is celebrating 100 years of fostering innovation and passion for gardening. For a century, AHS has served […]

NDAL Presents Ecology-based Landscape Intensive Virtual Course

Join influential Landscape Designer Larry Weaner and native plant expert Ian Caton as they explore the integration of restoration ecology […]

Discover the Beauty of Bhutan

This tour takes us to a land so enchanting that many have compared it to the fictional lost paradise of […]

Halloween Horticulture History

Did you know that several Halloween rituals are rooted in horticulture? Our friends at the Royal Horticultural Society got the […]


GREAT NEWS RIVER FARM FANS! Historic River Farm Autumn weekend hours are 9:00 AM – 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays beginning […]

Nominations for 2023 Great American Gardeners Awards Open!

AHS is proud to announce nominations are now being accepted for the 2023 American Gardeners Awards. The deadline is October […]