The South Western Ontario Hosta Society was established / founded in 2011. Our mission is to promote the growth and development of hostas by education and camaraderie. We promote knowledge and interest in hostas by encouraging member participation in hosta related events and by providing updates and interesting articles in our newsletters and on our website. If you love hostas and you live, work or play in the southwestern part of the province of Ontario, Canada, we would love to have you as a member of our society.
Anyone can join upon completion of the membership process. Please see the "Members Only" tab located at the top of this page. South Western Ontario Hosta Society, (SWOHS) is managed by a dedicated volunteer committee. Our elections take place every fall at our Annual General Meeting.
Executive positions are: President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Membership, Newsletter Editor, Director at Large, Website, Past President. Members: to see a list of the volunteers holding these positions please log in to the "Members Only" section.
If you are interested in becoming an Executive member or if you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to email us at
We look forward to exploring the world of hostas with you!!!!