Growing the Next Generation strives to make the many benefits of gardening available to all. As the national nonprofit leader in garden-based education, over the past 32 years we've awarded grants to 10,000 youth gardening programs in 15 different counties, enriching the lives of 2.2 million young gardeners. Through our websites, and, we provide free gardening and educational resources to educators, families, and home and community gardeners of all ages.

Visit our National Garden Month Archive!

School Gardens: Growing the Next Generation

Family Gardens: Grow Memories in Your Backyard

Environmental Stewardship: Make Earth Day Every Day

Health & Nutrition: Learn to Grow Delicious Superfoods

Share Your Garden on Social Media

Have a prize winning tomato on your hands - or maybe your little one's first garden to share? Post a picture on social media using the #NationalGardenMonth hashtag and follow us on Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, and Twitter. We love to see all the ways you are growing!