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Re: Unregistered Hostas

I don't understand the following post. What are the "greats" that aren't
registered, and how can nurseries be prevented from selling them. There is
an implication that some good hostas will no longer be available, except
from Chick and Gary, whoever they are. This is too much insider information
for me to comprehend, except that I should be alert for some kind of
change. Somebody, please explain.

In response to:

>Date: Tue, 8 Dec 1998 01:20:56 EST
>From: CCREDUX@aol.com
>Subject: Unregistered Hostas
>Apparently, the American Hosta Society has adopted a policy to prevent growers
>and nursery people from selling unregistered hostas. See pages 99-100 of the
>I have no comment on the whys or wisdom of the policy. I merely write to
>suggest that you should be aware that there are some growers who will still
>sell such---which, by the way, comprise some of the greats.
>Get 'em while they're hot!
>Checkout chick@bridgewoodgardens.com
>He will continue selling NR hostas. There may be others.I am sending all of my
>NR's to Chick and Gary.
>Happy Holiday Season to All,
>Clyde Crockett

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