If you work in any area of horticulture and green industry communications, a GardenComm membership is for you. GardenComm helps members to advance their careers, improve communication skills, market their brands, discover new plants and products, monetize their online presence, enhance photography skills, learn how to get published, sell their expert knowledge and skills, and network with other communicators locally, regionally and nationally.

Network and Make Industry Connections at the Annual Conference 

The GardenComm Annual Conference is an opportunity to develop your professional skills through seminars and workshops, tours of public and private gardens, network connections, see whatโ€™s new from industry businesses at the trade show, previewing and sampling new plants and products, and other special events. There is also be a virtual component with access to the recorded sessions for those who attend in-person, and available to those who can't travel.

Member Activities

Member meetings and tours are held across the USA and Canada. In-person and virtual meetings are announced in weekly enews and are listed on the GardenComm Events page.

Weekly eNews

Stay on top of what's happening in GardenCommUnity with our weekly enews. You will learn about upcoming events, updates from the organization and opportunities to connect and network. Watch your inbox each Wednesday or visit the website to view past issues.

Honors & Awards

The prestigious GardenComm Media Awards recognizes outstanding entries in the fields of writing, photography, radio/TV, web content, blogs, creative communications and trade communications. Learn more.

GardenCommUnity Access

Visit GardenCommUnity for the latest news, events, and announcements. Access key membership benefits 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

GardenComm Member Directories

The GardenComm Membership provides industry partners with a resource to find and connect with garden communicators for all their promotional needs. GardenComm members are listed by their expertise and specialty areas. There is also a professional directory where members can opt in to be listed and hired. Check out Hire a Professional.

Discounts on Constant Contact Email Marketing 

Discounted subscription plans for Constant Contact email marketing are now offered to GardenComm members at a discount. Try it free for 60 days, or save 25% off monthly, 30% off 6 month, 40% off one year programs with Constant Contact. Click here for information on how to sign up. Members who already use Constant Contact, can update their plan and also receive these discounted rates. 

Power Up Your Skills with GardenComm Power Circles

As a GardenComm member, you are not alone. GardenComm Power Circles are special interest, small groups of 5 to 10 people that meet regularly via phone and/or webinar. Meetings take place every other month on a regular time/day to be determined by the members. These groups will provide individuals with group support and assistance as they work toward specific goals.

Save on National Garden Bureau Membership

Members receive a $75 discount for the basic level and a 50% discount for each additional product above and beyond one book/podcast, etc. Visit ngb.org for the details and to register.