Membership is designed for horticulturists聽with high level qualifications and or extended experience in the industry.
Membership聽is 拢115 for the year. Your membership to the Chartered Institute of Horticulture gives you access to the only community in the industry with members from every aspect of horticulture.聽We are the professional voice for horticulture, join and grow your career with聽us.
Do I qualify to be a Member?
To become a Member you require a minimum of 12 points from a combination of academic and/or work experience. Your highest level of qualification is combined with your experience of working within the industry to create this total.聽Every year spent working in the industry equates to one point, half points are awarded to periods of 6 months. Please have a look over our membership criteria and supporting documentation聽before applying.
How do I become a Member?
All you need to do is聽click apply now and fill on our online application form. Your application聽will be processed within 5 working days. If you have been successful in your application聽we will then email you to arrange payment and your certificate and membership card will then be posted to you.
Why become a Member?
The Horticulturist journal
View the full pdf copy of our journal, currently issued three times a year, written specifically for our members to keep them informed of current events and articles of interest
Use of our logo
Which instils a sense of reliability and professionalism
Use of MCIHort demonstrates your level of expertise,integrity and awareness of the industry, to potential customers and employers
A monthly email digest of industry and CIH events and news聽
Progress to CIHort
Get on track to achieving Chartered Horticulturist status
I have a Bachelor鈥檚 Degree in Landscape Architecture, 18 years of landscaping and garden design experience and am currently a Garden Design and Build Manager. I am also proud to be a Chelsea award winner. I want to progress within my career and believe that becoming an MCIHort will show prospective employers just how hard I have worked at doing what I love.