The Middle Tennessee Hosta Society (“MTHS”) was established in 1998. Members’ interests include hostas, shade gardening and ponds. Programs and activities are chosen that provide a learning experience for all, whether you are new to gardening or have a hosta collection.
Visitors are welcome!
Lots of things going on this year
February 25, 2016 - 5:30 p.m. - Bare Root Prep
Location: Cheekwood Potter Room
Program: Come early to help us to prep the hostas
to sell at the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show.
We will be bagging up the bare root hostas!
Regular meeting to follow at 6:30 pm._____________________________________________
Membership in AHS is encouraged and MTHS members can earn a paid 2017 AHS membership through a point system which recognizes participation in MTHS events. The Hosta Journal (AHS) published three times each year is abundant with hosta information and photographs of national tour gardens and the latest hosta hybrids.
On-going projects of MTHS include:
- interesting speakers at each meeting - click on the 'Programs and Events 2016' tab on left for meeting information.
- staging a booth at the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show, at which time bare root hostas are sold;
- an Annual Hosta Sale, (featuring over 200 varieties) held the Saturday before Mother’s Day in the parking lot of the Maryland Farms YMCA in Brentwood, TN.
- 2016 American Hosta Society Convention June 15-18, 2016. More info click Here.
- 2016 Dixie Region Hosta Society "Rocket City Rendezvous" June 2-4, 2016. More infor click Here.
The Genus Hosta and the term “The Friendship Plant” have become synonymous.
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For further information on hostas, see http://www.hostalibrary.org.
We look forward to meeting you at an MTHS event.