Green Spring Gardens

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center open Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Sunday noon - 4:30 p.m.; Gate locked at 5 p.m.

4603 Green Spring Road
Alexandria, Virginia

Nicole Conners,

Green Spring Gardens Events


Horticulture Center Hours

Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Sunday, Noon-4:30 p.m.

Historic House Hours

Wednesday-Sunday, Noon-4:30 p.m.

Date Horticulture Center Historic House

The National Capital Area Chapter of the Sumi-e Society of America
Asian brush painting

Reception Sunday, March 25, 1 - 3 p.m.

Floral Design Workshop: Pot-et-Fleur

04/28/2018 1:00 pm

(Adults) Come to Green Spring Gardens and join floral designer Betty Ann Galway as she teaches you how to arrange a beautiful, long-lasting pot-et-fleur display. This Victorian style combines potted ferns or houseplants with cut flowers to make spectacular arrangement that you can use and reuse throughout the year as you refresh it with cut flowers and seasonal…

Smart Phone Nature Photography


05/05/2018 9:30 am

(Adults) Learn techniques to improve your smartphone nature photography with the help of professional photographer Cindy Dyer in the beautiful setting of Green Spring Gardens. Get a better understanding of composition, color and lighting and how to use your camera settings to capture what you intend. Practice what you learned with an in-class garden photography…

Worm Workshop


05/05/2018 10:00 am

(5-Adult) Come to Green Spring Gardens and learn how to build your own indoor worm composting bin with newspaper and live worms that will recycle food scraps into rich compost. The program from 10 to 11 a.m. costs $6 per person.

Register for the program only or choose the program and worm kit for $25 so you can take a kit home. For more information, call…

Customer Appreciaton Week and National Public Gardens Day

05/07/2018 10:00 am

(All ages) Stop by Green Spring Gardens May 7-11 for free gardening discussions anddemonstrations. Tours at 11 a.m. Afternoon refreshments in honor of Customer Appreciation Week and National Public Gardens Day. This is our way of saying thank you for visiting and supporting Green Spring Gardens. For more information, call 703-642-5173.

Spring Garden Day - The Big Plant Sale


05/19/2018 9:00 am

(9 am-3 pm) Don’t miss this exciting annual tradition. More than 40 local garden vendors descend on Green Spring Gardens with beautiful and unusual plants to fill your spring gardening needs. Growers and Master Gardeners are on hand to help with plant selections and gardening advice. Proceeds benefit the gardens.

FROGS members receive 10% off plants in…

Green Spring Gardens, Classes and Camps

See all classes and camps at Green Spring Gardens.