WHAT WE DO

The American Public Gardens Association is the leading professional organization for the field of public horticulture. We advance the field by encouraging best practices, offering educational and networking opportunities, and advocating on behalf of our members, our programs and public gardens worldwide. We work together with our members and others to strengthen and shape public horticulture, providing the tools and support industry professionals need to better serve the public while preserving and celebrating plants creatively and sustainably.

Since 1940, we have been committed to increasing cooperation and awareness among gardens. Our members include more than 10,000 individuals at over 600 institutions, in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Canada, and 20 countries. Our members include, but are not limited to, botanic gardens, arboreta, zoos, museums, colleges and universities, display gardens, and research facilities.

OUR MISSION

We champion and advance public gardens as leaders, advocates, and innovators in the conservation and appreciation of plants.

Our Work

Our programs support public gardens’ advancing themselves and their mission. Our advocacy supports the greater mission of public horticulture.

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OUR PARTNERS

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Our People

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