Iowa Regional Lily Society     (IRLS)
                   Growing Lilies in Iowa and neighboring states since 1973
Gorgeous Lilies in Teresa
Deeth's Garden
Welcome to the Iowa Regional Lily Society!
Our Lily Society presents a variety of ways for members and the public
to learn about these fascinating, diversified and exciting True Lilies.  
Come and Join us as we beautify America, one garden at a time!

The Iowa Regional Lily Society's offers these Lily Learning Opportunities:

  • Annual Lily Show in June
  • Spring and Fall Lily Bulb Sales
  • Educational Meetings
  • Lily Photo Library
  • Lily Garden Bus Tours
  • Lily Book Library
  • Newsletters
  • Fall Lily Symposium
  • Provide written literature

Come Grow with Us!
Proud Affiliate of:
More Opportunities for Iowa Gardeners:
Links to North American Lily Societies
United States                                     Canada
Wanda Lunn's garden in Cedar Rapids, IA

IRLS Supports Iowa Botanical Gardens

To support public educational programs and
plantings, Iowa Regional Lily Society donated
funds to four Iowa Arboretums and Botanical
Gardens this spring.

IRLS members Jean Rhodes(far left) &Lewis
Sears(far right) present a donation of $500 from
the Iowa Regional Lily Society to Suzanne
Swanson at the Iowa Arboretum in 2015.
Come to the Fall Lily Symposium Bulb Sale and Bulb Swap
                                      Saturday, October 29, 2016   9:45 am to 3:30 pm   
        @ New Hope United Methodist Church                4525 Beaver Avenue   Des Moines, IA

Pick up your Fall lily bulb orders***Bring bulbs to swap & take some new bulbs home***Lunch available
Enjoy five Lily Garden Speakers:                  
                                                                                          Jean Rhodes     "Garden Blooms"
     Sue Williams  "Simply Martagons"                     Nan Ripley         "Walkabout Garden"
     Wanda Lunn  "My 'Awesome' Adventure"        Mark Riggs        "Through a Photographer's Eyes"
Early Spring Martagon Lilies
                         2016  43rd  Iowa Regional Lily Society Lily Show

On June 25,2016  we gathered for our Annual Lily Show held at the
Reiman Gardens in Ames,  Iowa

Congratulations to the Show winners! And Thanks to everyone who
brought lovely Lily Stems and everyone who came to view the Lily Show!   
  Click here for photos &details:   2016 Fall Lily Bulb Sale