Open Source Resources

For more than 20 years, America in Bloom program participants and thought leaders have developed and applied innovative techniques to improve their communities. The inspiration for solving a challenge your community faces could already be within these pages.

Resource Articles

Search by topic and browse through inspiring articles written by thought leaders and professionals in their field, “Best Ideas” developed by America in Bloom participants, and papers delivered by Symposium presenters.

Resource Videos

Look through the growing America in Bloom video library that features the impact of America in Bloom on community quality of life, the benefits of plants, and how volunteer engagement can transform your community.

Resource Photo Gallery

Search the growing America in Bloom image library by topic for photos that depict some of the best examples of the areas of impact covered by the National Awards Program, Growing Vibrant Communities, Symposium and Awards Celebration, and the AIB/CN EcoConnexions From the Ground Up grant Program.