George Washington's River Farm, Alexandria, VA
All of us are familiar with the residence of George Washington at Mount Vernon in northern Virginia. Some may not be familiar with George Washington's River Farm on the Potomac River in Alexandria, Virginia. Click on the link for an interesting history lesson.
25 acres of River Farm and the mansion overlooking the Potomac River is now the home of the American Horticultural Society.
The American Horticultural Society's Spring Garden Market at River Farm is scheduled for Friday, April 13, 2018 and Saturday, April 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Members park free and there is a $10 parking fee for non members.
This is a good time to visit River Farm and to purchase some plants for your spring garden. The gardens will be blooming and you will also have the opportunity to shop for garden themed book, tools and garden accessories. Click on the links to learn more.
American Horticultural Socity
7931 East Boulevard Drive
Alexandria, VA 22308
Tulip, George Washington's River Farm, the headquarters of the American Horticultural Society
Photograph by Roy Kelley
Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs