Hosta General Information

These pages bring together a wide range of general information about the genus, Hosta.

Classification - These pages discuss where hostas fit in the Plant Kingdom. It includes sections on the Family Hostaceae, Genus, Species, Cultivars and Common Names of hostas.

Biology - How do hostas fit into the plant world? How are they related to or different from other common landscape plants?

Native Lands - Get to know the homelands of hostas and how their original growing environment might relate to your backyard.

Organizations - Perhaps the best way to get to know a plant is to join an organization that specializes in that plant. There are many hosta organizations and groups available to help you enjoy this genus.

References - There are many books, websites and other resources where you can learn more about the genus, Hosta.

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