The Middle Tennessee Hosta Society (“MTHS") was established in 1998. Members’   interests include hostas, shade gardening and ponds. Programs and activities are chosen that  provide a learning experience for all, whether you are new to gardening or have a hosta collection. 

Visitors are welcome!

 Our April meeting was very informative.
Don't miss our May 24th meeting.
 The May 12, 2018 Hosta Sale is almost here.
   Please note that only cash or checks will be accepted!
We have a tentitive list of Hostas being offered.
Click here for list.
We also have some ferns for sale: Click here for list.
Sale will be at the Maryland Farms YMCA
in Brentwood, TN  
from 7:00 am to Noon!
May 24, 2018 - 6:30 p.m. - Joy Boven  - Bates Nursery
        Location: Cheekwood Potter Room
        Program: Ground Cover  

Join us for our 2018 Regional Conference on

Early Registration ends May 1, 2018

 Membership in AHS is encouraged and MTHS members can earn a paid 2018 AHS membership through a point system which recognizes participation in MTHS events. The Hosta Journal (AHS) published three times each year is abundant with hosta information and photographs of national tour gardens and the latest hosta hybrids.   

On-going projects of MTHS include:

  • interesting speakers at each meeting - click on the  'Programs and Events 2017 tab on left for meeting information.
  • staging a booth at the Nashville Lawn & Garden Show, at which time bare root hostas are sold;
  • an Annual Hosta Sale, (featuring over 200 varieties) held the Saturday before Mother’s Day in the parking lot of the Maryland Farms YMCA in Brentwood, TN.
  • 2018 AHS Convention, June 20-23, 2018 at Philadelphis, PA.  More info click Here.
The Genus Hosta and the term “The Friendship Plant" have become synonymous.
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We look forward to meeting you at an MTHS event.