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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 science of horticulture. Please join us in making America a nation of gardeners, a land of gardens.Learn More
2016 Great American Gardeners Awards
Meet the 2016 Great American Gardeners
2016 Book Awards
Announcing the 2016 Book Award Recipients
River Farm Named a 2016 Top Wedding Vendor
Virginia Living magazine recognized River Farm as a Top Wedding Vendor for 2016
New AHS Floral Garden Mugs
Bring the garden indoors all year round when you sip tea, coffee, or hot chocolate from our set of limited-edition AHS Floral Garden Mugs.
Apr 02 to Sep 24Open Saturdays at our River Farm Garden Headquarters
Additional Saturday hours, open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., from April through September. Year-round hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., except holidays.
May 17 to May 21AHS President’s Council Trip to Chicagoland
Tour private and public gardens in Chicagoland with a small group of AHS officers and supporters. Enjoy excellent meals and accommodations during the trip.
Jun 02 to Jun 02Great American Gardeners and AHS Book Awards Ceremony and Banquet at River Farm
Stay tuned for details of our annual celebration of Great American Gardeners and winners of the AHS Book Awards. All are welcome to purchase tickets for the Ceremony and Banquet that make up a special horticultural evening at River...