Terms of Use

Welcome to the website of The Horticultural Society of New York (“The Hort”)! By using this website, you agree to the following terms and conditions: 

Ownership and Use of Content 

The content on this website, including but not limited to text, images, graphics, and logos, is owned by The Hort and is protected by intellectual property laws. You may not use any of our content without our prior written consent. 

User Conduct 

You agree to use our website only for lawful purposes and in a manner that does not infringe upon the rights of others or interfere with the operation of the website. You may not post or transmit any material that is unlawful, harmful, defamatory, obscene, or otherwise objectionable. 

Links to Third-Party Websites 

Our website may contain links to third-party websites that are not under our control. We are not responsible for the content, accuracy, or reliability of any information or materials contained on these third-party websites. We provide these links solely for your convenience and do not endorse the content, products, or services provided by these websites. 

Disclaimer of Warranties 

Our website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. We do not warrant that our website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that our website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. 

Limitation of Liability 

The Hort shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages arising out of or in connection with the use or inability to use our website or the content contained therein, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. 


You agree to indemnify and hold harmless our nonprofit organization, its officers, directors, employees, and agents from any and all claims, damages, and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) arising out of or in connection with your use of our website or the content contained therein. 

Changes to Terms of Use 

We reserve the right to modify these terms of use at any time without prior notice. Your continued use of our website after any changes to these terms of use will constitute your acceptance of such changes. 

Governing Law 

These terms of use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state where our nonprofit organization is located, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. 

If you have any questions about these terms of use, please contact us at info@thehort.org