Throughout history,have made significant contributions to the changes in landscape design and the introduction of plants from one part of the planet to another.

Listed below are the names of a few of the people who fall into this category. By clicking on the alphabetical range at the top of the list, you will be taken to a page with more detail about each person. That will include lists of plants and landscapes with which they are associated.

Hostas are the Number One selling (and enjoyed) genus of herbaceous perennials. Many people have contributed to the expansion of the cultivars available and to spreading the word about this great plant. Check out our section for more information on these people and their impact on the genus, Hosta.




Over time, we plan on adding to this list and would like your help. If you have a suggestion for someone who should be included, please send us an email.


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