"To nurture a garden is to feed not just the body, but the soul."
                                                                                                                 Alfred Austin
     Hosta of the Year
2020 Dancing Queen
2019 Lakeside Paisley Print
2018 World Cup
2017 Brother Stefan
2016 Curly Fries
2015  Victory
2014  Abiqua Drinking Gourd
2013  Rainforest Sunrise
2012  Liberty
2011  Praying Hands
2010  First Frost
Sun Tolerant Hostas
  • Allan P. McConnell
  • August Moon
  • Fragrant Bouquet
  • Francee
  • Fried Bananas
  • Fried Green Tomatoes
  • Gold Crown
  • Gold Drop
  • Gold Edger
  • Green Gold
  • Guacamole
  • Inniswood
  • Krossa Regal
  • Lunar Orbit
  • Nigrescens
  • Plantaginea
  • Royal Standard
  • September Sun
  • Shade Fanfare
  • Stained Glass
  • Sum and Substance
  • Sum of All
  • Sun Power
  • Undulata Albomarginata
Top Ten
Small Hostas
  • Blue Mouse Ears
  • Diamond Tiara
  • Dorset Blue
  • Fragrant Blue
  • Geisha
  • Ginko Craig
  • Holy Mouse Ears
  • Kabitan
  • Lemon Delight
  • Praying Hands
Top Ten
Medium Hostas
  • Blue Cadet
  • Fire & Ice
  • Fragrant Bouquet
  • Grand Tiara
  • Halcyon
  • June
  • Love Pat
  • Patriot
  • September Sun
  • Striptease
Top Ten
Large Hostas
  • Big Daddy
  • Blue Mammoth
  • Empress Wu
  • Great Expectations
  • Guacamole
  • Krossa Regal
  • Sagae
  • Stained Glass
  • Sum & Substance
  • Victory
Tips for Beautiful Hostas
  • plant in a well drained, organically enriched soil
  • allow plenty of room for growth
  • give plenty of water
  • add slow release fertilizer, such as Osmocote
  • mulch to hold in the moisture and reduce weeds
  • use slug and deer repellent every couple of weeks
  • ENJOY!