Reciprocal Admissions Program Information for Gardens


The American Horticultural Society’s (AHS) Reciprocal Admissions Program (RAP) is an effective way to increase the value of your garden’s own membership program.

By participating in RAP, you will be able to provide your garden’s members with special admission privileges, as well as with benefits at the 330+ other participating gardens in the AHS RAP network. RAP member gardens receive regular publicity from AHS.

What You Need to Know: 

Program Participation Renewal

Renewals are underway. The designated RAP contact for your garden has received 2020 renewal info. Email changes to

New Garden Application

See our Program Information for Gardens above for details on joining RAP. The 2020 application is now open.

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Staff & Volunteer FAQs 

Find the information your staff needs to guarantee program success.

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How to Order RAP Guides 

Helpful hints for setting up an account to order your guides whenever you want them.

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