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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Aker, Scott M
Supervisory Research Horticulturist
(202) 245-4533
3501 NEW YORK AVE., N.E.
Washington DC 20002

The mission of the Gardens Unit of the U.S. National Arboretum is to collect, display, document, evaluate, and introduce woody and herbaceous landscape ornamentals; to interpret plant collections, display gardens, and ARS and USNA research for the public through signage, exhibits, and programs; and to provide educational programs for gardeners and green industry professionals.

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