The American Horticultural Society (AHS) is one of the oldest national gardening organizations in the country. 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!
2013 Award of Excellence
American Horticultural Society Receives 2013 Award of Excellence from National Garden Clubs, Inc.
2013 Great American Gardeners Awards
AHS Announces Winners of 2013 Great American Gardeners Awards
2013 Book Awards
2013 Garden Book Awards Announced by the American Horticultural Society
New Edition of AHS Encyclopedia of Gardening Techniques
First released in 2008, a paperback edition of this popular reference is now available.
Nov 27 to Dec 16Toys for Tots Drive
We are taking donations of new, unwrapped toys for needy children. Leave items in the marked bin in the River Farm Estate House foyer.
Dec 02 to Dec 20Holiday Display
The halls of River Farm's estate house will be decked for the holidays! Come see our festive trees and other decorations, many of which were made by local children.
Dec 14Holiday Open House
From 10 am to 4 pm, you are invited to stop by to enjoy River Farm's Estate House decked out for the holidays and join us for cookies and hot cider. The AHS Garden Shop will also be open, featuring many unique gifts made by local artisans, gardening books, and much more.