(1-27-19) The 2019 AHS Online Auction ended on Saturday.
Rick Goodenough’s donation of Marshfield Harbormaster was the top selling hosta in the auction at $470.
25 seeds from Jeff Miller and Land of the Giants Hosta Farm’s cross of Giantland Northern Escape X Giantland JumboTron, went for $138. 14 out of 55 of the plants sold for a $130 or more.
Total income from the auction was $6,310, with hostas bringing in the majority of the income with $5,361 (avg per item $97.47), while the seeds brought in $584 (avg per item $58.40) and other items donated brought in the rest..
25 different bidders won 55 hostas and 8 different participants won the 10 seed packets that were auctioned. 13 different sources donated hostas, while three donors gave seeds for the auction.