Month: April 2016

2016 Hosta of the Year

Curly Fries is the American Hosta Grower's Association HOSTA OF THE YEAR in 2016. Known for its narrow, rippled gold 7" long by 1.5" wide rippled blade makes it an impressive smaller hosta for the garden, or container. It is a seedling of H. 'Pineapple Upsidedown Cake' from hybridizer Bob Solberg of Franklinton, NC. This … [Read More]

2016 Perennial of the Year

'Honorine Jobert' is a vigorous, fibrous-rooted, compact Japanese anemone hybrid which typically grows 3-4' tall, spreading by creeping rhizomes. It bears single white flowers (2-3" across) with yellow centers on graceful, wiry stems over attractive dark green foliage mounds. This great cultivar was first discovered in the garden of its namesake M. Jobert in Verdun, … [Read More]