National Garden Month

National Garden Month

Press Releases

National Garden Month 2011

March 7, 2011 - Spring is in the Air »
February 7, 2011 - Hiring a Landscape Architect »
January 3, 2011 - Starting Seeds Indoors »

National Garden Month 2010

April 5, 2010 - Fun Youth Activities in the Garden »
March 1, 2010 - Where to Get Gardening Help? »
February 1, 2010 - 10 Money-Saving Strategies for Your Backyard »
January 4, 2010 - New Year’s Resolutions for Vegetable Gardeners »

National Garden Month 2009

March 13, 2009 - 10 Ways to be Green »
February 13, 2009 - Intergenerational Gardening Keeps You Active! »
January 15, 2009 - Grow a Rainbow with Your Kids! »
December 22, 2008 - Yes, You Can Grow Food and Flowers in Your Apartment »

National Garden Month 2008

April 2, 2008 - Ames True Temper to Participate in Third Annual NYC GROWS Garden Festival Presented by Target in Union Square Park, Sunday April 27, 2008 »
March 25, 2008 - The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Participates in Third Annual NYC GROWS Garden Festival Presented by Target in Union Square Park »
March 2008 - Annual NYC GROWS Garden Festival Presented by Target at Union Square Park on April 27, 2008 »
February 15, 2008 - April is National Garden Month® »
January 28, 2008 National Gardening Association Announces National Garden Month® Giveaway »

2008 National Garden Month Storylines

Gardening in the City Helps You Grow »
Increase Your Home's Value with Landscaping »
Growing Green in the Kitchen »
A Garden in Every School® »
Make a Green Resolution: Gardening to Reduce Global Warming and Climate Change »
Houseplants Are Good for Your Health »

When You Garden, You Grow!

Every April communities, organizations, and individuals nationwide celebrate gardening during National Garden Month. Gardeners know, and research confirms, that nurturing plants is good for us: attitudes toward health and nutrition improve, kids perform better at school, and community spirit grows. Join the celebration and help to make America a greener, healthier, more livable place!

About National Garden Month

Why Garden?

"The great people in my life, gardened. The first time I planted a garden on my own, I did it to become a better person.... Gardening people ARE just good people!"

-- TomatoGirl (Alainia Hagerty), farmer, owner, Tomato Baby Company

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