News and Updates

Congratulations David and Val Jean Hansen on winning the Region 1 Service Award for 2015!

You can download the full news release by pressing here:

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You are Invited to Our AHS 2015 Region 1 Meeting!

July 17-19th 2015 Marshalltown, IA - @ the Best Western Inn

Chairman -Don Lovell
Phone 641-479-2190
Registrar Selwyn Rash
Phone 515-836-4899


Join Region 1 and the

AHS to get these fantastic daylily journals


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 2014 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.


White Eyes Pink Dragon

Bela Lugosi

Primal Scream

Carnival in Mexico

Fear Not

Scarlet Pimpernel

Intelligent Design

Ambrosia Rows


Caitlyn MacKenzie 

Entwined in the Vine

Love and Dazzle



Websters Pink Wonder