One of the primary activities of
The American Hosta Society is the annual National Convention. These have been
held at a wide variety of locations throughout
much of the United
States. Generally, a local or state hosta society acts as host of
the Convention. Activities include presentation of awards, a cut
leaf show, tours of local gardens both private and public, the hosta
auction, business meeting, educational sessions, vendors room and
other activities pertinent to the local area.
- Cancelled due to Covid-19
Kalamazoo, Michigan - On-site activities cancelled due to Covid-19
but they are offering a "Virtual" conference on-line for July
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2023 - Ames, Iowa
Convention Hosta - For many years,
a new hosta cultivar has been named specifically to be
distributed to each person attending the
Convention Auction - Each year, a
major fund raiser for the AHS is an auction of hostas at the AHS
National Convention. More...