Benedict Garden Performance Awards

The 2013 Benedict Medal was awarded at the AHS Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The winner, which was chosen from the 2012 Award of Merit winners by Garden Performance Judges across the country, represents the best-of-the-best, the ultimate hosta. It is a hosta that performs well in gardens in all regions.

Benedict Garden Performance Medal 2013

H. First Frost

H. 'First Frost' (P. Scolnik - 2002)

AHS members can use your Members Password to log in and read the 2013 Online Journal to view photos of all the Benedict Garden Performance Award of Merit and Honorable Mention winners.

Benedict Garden Performance Awards of Merit

            1. H. 'Blue Angel' (*P. Aden)
            2. H. 'Brave Amherst' (W. & E. Lachman)
            3. H. 'Sum and Substance' (*P. Aden)
            4. H. 'Sun Power' (*P. Aden)

Benedict Garden Performance Honorable Mention Awards

            1. H. 'Abby' (P. Ruh)
            2. H. 'Aspen Gold' (V. Grapes)
            3. H. 'Dorset Blue' (E. Smith & P. Aden)
            4. H. 'Jack of Diamonds' (R. Savory)
            5. H. 'Love Pat' (*P. Aden)

(* signifies that the originator is undocumented and Paul Aden is currently considered to NOT be the originator as addressed by the registrar)

For more information about this award, click on the medal on the AHS home page.

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