News and Updates

Daylily Society of Minnesota Meeting

Feb 16, 2014 Bachman's Heritage Room 6010 Lyndale Ave South, Minneapolis 

Social begins at 12:30 PM Meeting begins at 1:00 PM

Pollen Dabbers Meeting

Mar 14-15, 2014  Marshalltown Community College Rm 608 

Guest Speakers

Mike Grossmann and Kathleen Nordstrom from Northern Lights Daylilies

Patti Waterman from Waterman Gardens

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You are Invited to Our AHS Region 1 Meeting!

July 11-13th 2014 Sioux City, IA - South Sioux City, NE @ the Marina Inn 4th & B Streets

Chairman -Val Hoefer
51917   834 Rd Petersburg, NE 68652
Phone 402-386-5219
Registrar Linda Anderson
314 W.  Fourth Street, Wayne, NE 68787-1809

Friday - GJWS 1 given by Sandy Holmes, Nan Ripley and Don Lovell and Evening Auction
Saturday - Bus tour and Speaker Mike and Sandy Holmes from Riverbend Gardens in the evening
Sunday - GJWS 2 in host garden  given by Sandy Holmes and Mary Baker    

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Iowa, Manitoba, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota  

If you love daylilies and live in Manitoba or one of the states above join one of our local Region 1 daylily clubs and the American Hemerocallis Society for great daylily events and camaraderie! Please look below for more information.


NDSU Historic AHS Display Garden
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Daylily Clubs 
 You can join both the internationally prevalent American Hemerocallis Society (AHS) as well as local daylily clubs. To join the AHS click here -> AHS 

You can also join local daylily clubs in region 1 by contacting the individuals below.

Iowa Daylily Societies
Zora Ronan, President
5031 N. Marion Rd.
Central City, IA 52214
(319) 360-0002
Don Lovell, President
3352 275th  St.
Marshalltown, IA 50158
(641) 479-2190 or (641) 691-5070
Manitoba Daylily Societies
(204) 268-3950
Minnesota Daylily Societies
Kyle Billadeau, President
3190 Autumn Woods Dr.
Chaska, MN 55318
(612) 298-5607
Nebraska Daylily Societies
Daylily-of-the-Valley Society
Shirley Walker, President
1107 N. Washington
Lexington, NE 68850
(308) 324-5828
Val Hoefer, President
51917 834 Rd.
Petersburg, NE 68652
(402) 386-5219
North Dakota Daylily Societies
Janell Quinlan, President
3823 East Princeton Ave
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 224-8244
South Dakota Daylily Societies
Dakota Prairie Daylily Society
Donna Steele, President
20127 379th Ave.
Woolsey , SD 57384
(605) 458-2275



Region 1 2013 Pop Poll Winnners

The members of Region 1 voted these as the most popular daylilies for the year and you can expect that they will perform very well in your garden if you live in Region 1 or a similar climate.


Love and Dazzle

Scarlet Pimpernel 

Ambrosia Rows

Carnival in Mexico


Caitlyn MacKenzie 

Entwined in the Vine

Orange Clown

Heartbeat of Heaven

Intelligent Design

Jerry Hyatt

Persian Ruby 


White Eyes Pink Dragon