In order to provide the gardening public with a place to observe and learn about hostas, The American Hosta Society decided to designate National Display Gardens. In 1980, the first one, the University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum’s Hosta Glade was dedicated. There are now 21 such collections. Each garden is designated with a plaque like the ones shown below.

  1. Bickelhaupt Arboretum Hosta Glade - Clinton, IA
  2. Boerner Botanical Gardens - Hales Corner, WI
  3. Charles and Betty Cruikshank Hosta Garden - Clemson, SC
  4. Dubuque Arboretum - Dubuque, IA
  5. Green Bay Botanical Garden - Green Bay, WI
  6. Hidden Lake Gardens Hosta Hillside - Tipton, MI
  7. Hosta Garden at The 577 Foundation - Perrysburg, OH
  8. Hosta Glen at the Simpson Garden Park - Bowling Green, OH
  9. Illinois Central College Arboretum - East Peoria, IL
  10. Lauritzen Gardens - Omaha, NE
  11. Memphis Botanical Garden Hosta Trail - Memphis, TN
  12. Missouri Botanical Garden - St Louis, MO
  13. Montreal Botanical Garden - Montreal, QC
  14. Olbrich Botanical Garden - Madison, WI
  15. Rotary Gardens Hosta Hollow - Janesville, WI
  16. Springfield Botanical Center, Springfield, MO
  17. Toledo Botanical Garden - Toledo, OH
  18. UMN Landscape Arboretum Hosta Glade - Chanhassen, MN
  19. U of Idaho Arboretum and Botanical Garden, Moscow, ID
  20. U of Illinois Arboretum - Champagne-Urbana, IL
  21. VanderVeer Botanical Park Hosta Glade - Davenport, IA

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