A Celebration of the Nation’s Public Gardens
National Public Gardens Day was created in 2009, with then partners Rain Bird, to drive local and national exposure to the importance of building vibrant, relevant gardens committed to community enrichment and environmental responsibility through community engagement, sustainable practices and conversation.
Beginning in 2019, the American Public Gardens Association is excited to announce National Public Gardens Week, May 13-19, 2019!
Throughout the week, many of our nation's public gardens will emphasize their importance and impact as community resources and catalysts for change and resilience by encouraging the general public to visit, engage, donate, and/or volunteer.
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