Iowa Regional Lily Society     (IRLS)
Growing Lilies in Iowa and neighboring states since 1973
Gorgeous Lilies in
Teresa Deeth's Garden
Learn about these fascinating, diversified and exciting True Lilies.  

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.
                                      IRLS  Schedule of Events
April 8, 2017  Spring Lily Society Meeting    12:30 pm  Election of Officers: come and join us!
at New Hope United Methodist Church     4525 Beaver Avenue   Des Moines, IA   50310
Garden presentation: "In My Grandma's Garden"  Speaker Wanda Lunn

June  24, 2017        IRLS 44th annual Lily Show  Bring your lily stems and win a ribbon!       
At Reiman Gardens in Ames , Iowa
Early Spring Martagon Lilies
    The IRLS Spring Bulb Sale  March 17-19, 2017
Thank You to all the IRLS Members who sorted and packed over 2000 lily bulbs for the sale.
Plus thanks to the many  IRLS Members who set up the IRLS bulb booth & sold the bulbs!
You all did an incredible job! We could not do this every year without your help----

Peek at our IRLS members packing & selling Lily bulbs!
 2017 Bulb Packing Party

2017 Spring Bulb Sale Photos & Details