Our Work

There is no better time for public gardens to be at the forefront of our most critical global conversations – to be examples and resources for our communities, to raise our collective voice, and to lead the way.

APGA Rosette

FY2023 Annual Report

Fiscal year 2023 saw many changes for the American Public Gardens Association. The return of in-person events, increased staff turnover, a leadership change, and one-time financial hits brought new challenges and opportunities.

This year’s Annual Report tells the Association’s story for FY2023.

WHAT WE DO

Connect

Connect

Connecting the field of public horticulture to strengthen collaboration and enhance its impact.

Protect

Protect

Protecting our natural heritage and ensuring the future of public horticulture through pioneering programs and advocacy.

Champion

Champion

Champions the role of public horticulture in improving the quality of life for all.

ASSOCIATION Programs

Key Association programs address some of the most crucial needs of our times regarding plant collections, research, and resilience.

Plant Protection Program
Plant Collections Network
Disaster Readiness Initiative
Our Work

OUR MISSION

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

OUR VISION

A World Where Public Gardens are Indispensable.

OUR CORE VALUES

Association Financial Data

Fiscal Year 2021 Financial Statements

2022 IRS Form 990