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.
2016    Iowa Regional Lily Society  Calendar of Events

June 25,2016   IRLS  43rd Annual Lily Show  @ the Reiman Gardens in Ames,  Iowa
Entries 6:30 am to 9:30 am  Judging 10am to Noon   Open to public     Award Ceremony 3:00 pm

July 2, 2016     IRLS 8th Annual Lily Garden Bus Tour  to Gardens in SE Iowa leaving from Altoona
Click HERE to contact Kristi and SAVE your seat!                           

July 7-10, 2016  North American Lily Society International Lily Show and Convention
                 at the  Chicago Botanical Gardens    
Click here for details for 2016 NALS Chicago Lily Show  

September 10, 2016   Fall IRLS Meeting at the Waukee Library in Waukee, IA   12:30 pm-2:30 pm

October 29, 2016   Fall Lily Symposium, Bulb Swap and Bulb Sale
               at the Waukee Library in Waukee, IA   Four Speakers  9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Early Spring Martagon Lilies