Compare HostasDirect to your local store
- 100+ varieties of disease-free hostas and many varieties of Coral Bells (Heucheras or Alum Root), Foamy Bells (Heucherellas) and 30+ other plant families.
- Low prices.
- Loyalty / rewards.
- No sales tax if you are outside of Minnesota.
- No expensive and risky driving to and fro.
- Less of your time needed to order and purchase with our online shopping tools - no standing in line.
- Hostas in two maturities- Starter (TC) and Advanced Starters for every need and budget.
- Detailed information that you will not find elsewhere, including our HostaSearch database with data on 7,000 hostas and 6,000 pictures, searchable by 70 characteristics and HeucheraSearch(TM).
- Side-by-side Comparisons for two or more varieties comparing data and pictures.
- Wish Lists- Add your own notes, e-mail to a friend, store for later, and easily order from your Wish List.
- E-newsletter with exclusive sales and earn 100 Loyalty Points (a $5 value) for signing up (but register first)!
- Lots of pictures of mature plants, great planting and growing instructions.
The cost of your local store:
Cost of your plants
Your state's sales tax rate (percentage)
Trip to nursery (miles, one way)
MPG of your vehicle
Cost of gas per gallon
Round trip to nursery (miles)
Gas used (gallons)
Cost of gas
Cost of purchasing at a local store
The above does not include the cost:
- of your time
- savings in the cost of your plants
It is often less expensive, easier and faster to buy from us online!