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Image description: The U.S. Botanic Garden Production Facility is located in D.C.’s Anacostia neighborhood, about eight miles from Capitol Hill, and is home to some of the world’s most exotic and beautiful plants. The facility opened in 1994 and, at 85,000 square feet, is the largest greenhouse complex supporting a public garden in the United States.
Photo by the Architect of the Capitol.

Image description: The U.S. Botanic Garden Production Facility is located in D.C.’s Anacostia neighborhood, about eight miles from Capitol Hill, and is home to some of the world’s most exotic and beautiful plants. The facility opened in 1994 and, at 85,000 square feet, is the largest greenhouse complex supporting a public garden in the United States.

Photo by the Architect of the Capitol.

Find a community garden near you using this tool from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Image description: A Peace Corps volunteer works with a local nurse in a hospital garden in Senegal. The garden provides vegetables to HIV/AIDS patients.
Learn more about volunteer opportunities in the Peace Corps.

Image description: A Peace Corps volunteer works with a local nurse in a hospital garden in Senegal. The garden provides vegetables to HIV/AIDS patients.

Learn more about volunteer opportunities in the Peace Corps.