2018, we have data from 32 years of hosta polls from The
American Hosta Society. While some cultivars come in and out of
popularity with the gardening public several hostas have
achieved consistently been nominated in the polls over many years.
Listed below are the top hostas
based on number of years of appearance over at least ten years in the general hosta polls. Below that is the complete list of hostas that have
been included in at least one poll.
Starting in 2003it was determined
that there needed to be a separate poll for "Small" hostas since the
top rated cultivars in the other poll were all of the large to giant
size types. We have accumulated 16 small hosta polls to date.
Listed below are the small hostas
ranked on the number of years they have appeared in the AHS