Shades of Green
Licensed by the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture
Member of the American Hosta Society
H. 'Blue Mouse Ears'
2008 Hosta of the Year
We are marketing our plants again this year from Family Tree Floral in West Salem, Wisconsin on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. or any other time by appointment
Family Tree Floral is located at 103 W. Jefferson Street
Click here to get driving directions and view a map to Family Tree Floral
We are available any other time by appointment. Please call (608) 786-0185 or (608) 385-2379 (cell) for more information or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and feel free to inquire with us about our beautiful display gardens. Though hostas are our specialty, we encourage you to take a look at the wide variety of perennials we offer, including new and exciting daylily varieties, hardy hibiscus, ornamental grasses, coral bells, ferns, sedum, coneflowers, brunnera, groundcovers and other unique plants new to the market.
Hosta Varieties A to G Hosta Varieties H to Q Hosta Varieties R to Z
Each month we will feature a special hosta with a photo and detailed description of the variety
Hosta of the Month
Perennials We Will Be Offering
Hosta Information & Growing Tips To Order Plants
Hosta Photo Page Photo Page 1 Photo Page 2
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Shades of Green
We are a plant nursery
in Wisconsin specializing in hostas and licensed by the WI Dept. of Agriculture. We are sure you will find, as we
have, that hostas are an excellent addition to every landscape.
They can vary in size, color, leaf shape and texture and always make a
dramatic statement in every garden. Hostas
have many uses in the landscape, including use in the front of the border or as
specimen plants. They may be
planted in groups or used as groundcovers.
Hostas come in colors of yellow, gold and chartreuse, blue and “Shades
of Green.” Yellow
and gold hostas lighten up darker areas and blues soften a garden’s look.
There are beautifully variegated varieties with striking combinations of
green, blue, yellow, cream and pure white!
Some even have large, fragrant flowers.
We take pride in providing a wide variety of outstanding hostas of
superb size and quality and we are glad to help with questions you may
We take pride in providing a wide variety of outstanding hostas of superb size and quality and we are glad to help with questions you may have.
We are proud to offer many of the newest varieties of
hosta available and even some for the collector. Varieties we highly recommend include: 'Blue Jay',
'Blue Mouse Ears', ‘Bright Lights’, 'Cameo', 'Dark Star', 'Fan Dance',
'First Frost', ‘Fragrant
Bouquet’, ‘Frosted Jade’, ‘Geisha’, 'Gold Standard', 'Great Expectations’, ‘Guacamole’,
'Halcyon', 'High Society', 'Hope', 'Inniswood', ‘Iron Gate Delight’, ‘June’, 'Komodo Dragon',
'Krossa Regal', 'Liberty', 'Lunar Orbit', ‘montana
‘Aureomarginata’, ‘Night before Christmas’, 'Olive Bailey Langdon',
'Orange Marmalade', 'Pandora's Box',
‘Paul’s Glory’, 'Queen Josephine', ‘Regal Splendor’, 'Risky
Business', ‘Sagae’, ‘Striptease’, ‘Sum
and Substance', Tokudama ‘Flavocircinalis',
'Touch of Class', 'Twist of Lime', ‘Veronica Lake’, 'Whirlwind', ‘Wolverine’ and ‘Yellow River'.
We also offer a select number of rare hostas very recently introduced to the
market. These are available in limited supply on site at our nursery, as
well as several varieties of hosta companion plants.
We also offer a select number of rare hostas very recently introduced to the market. These are available in limited supply on site at our nursery, as well as several varieties of hosta companion plants.
With all of the hype and reports of nurseries selling plants infected with the hosta virus X (HVX), we guarantee our stock to be extremely healthy and disease free.
We have over
of hosta for sale
500 varieties in our display
gardens for our visitors to admire. We
invite you to stroll through our display gardens to get ideas for the hosta
varieties that will work well in your garden.
We find hostas not only
beautiful, but a very good investment for today’s gardener. They are easy to
maintain, grow well in most soils and have many uses in the landscape. Come
visit and see for yourself!
MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 3134 La Crosse, WI 54602
PHONE: (608) 786-0185 For information, orders or tours.
E-MAIL: For information: hostahelp@shadesofgreenUSA.com
WEB SITE: www.shadesofgreenUSA.com
Please contact us if you have special requests or suggestions!
We offer gift certificates-$25 minimum
GUARANTEE: We guarantee all of our plants to be
well developed with strong root systems and to be true to name.
We do not substitute and will make refunds if a variety you order is not
RETURNS: Please call immediately upon receipt of your order if you are
dissatisfied for any reason. If you
wish to make a return, please do so in writing within five days of receiving
your order. We are not responsible
for plants past this time.
SHIPPING: Plants are freshly dug and washed just prior to shipping.
We send orders on Monday and Tuesday via U.S. Postal Service Priority
Mail, $6.00 per order plus 50¢ per plant, unless you request another service.
Our shipping period is limited--we
ship during May and mid-August through September, weather permitting.
We ask that orders be a minimum of $25.00.
H. 'Liberty' available at Shades of Green
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