Iowa Regional Lily Society     (IRLS)
Growing Lilies in Iowa and neighboring states since 1973

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:
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Links to North American Lily Societies
United States                                         Canada
Wanda Lunn's garden in Cedar Rapids, IA

To support public educational programs and     
plantings, Iowa Regional Lily Society donated  
funds to four Iowa Arboretums and Botanical
Gardens in 2015 and 2016.

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.
Welcome to the Iowa Regional Lily Society!

If you want to learn about Asiatic, Oriental, Martagon, Trumpet, LA Lilies, Asiapets, Orienpets, Species
Lilies plus MORE,  you have come to the right website!   

                        Our IRLS members grow beautiful TRUE   LILIES   all over the Midwest.

                             Please Join us for our winter meeting
                      SATURDAY, January 12, 2019
                                 10:00 am @ New Hope United Methodist Church   
                                  4525 NW Beaver  Des Moines, IA 50310
                   
Early Spring Martagon Lilies
Wanted:  Colorful Photos of your Lilies and Gardens in Bloom!

IRLS is looking for Member Gardens to feature on our website plus photos of  individual Lily Blooms
for our Lily Photo Library.   See your garden featured on it's own colorful webpage!   
                                                                                              Please send your photos to:
2018 FALL IRLS Lily Bulb Sale is SOLD OUT!
Click on this link for photos ---
SPECIAL! SPECIAL!           Come Hear Jim Ault          SPECIAL! SPECIAL!
     Hosted by  North Star Lily Society       November 10, 2018
     at Bachmans      6010 Lyndale Ave. S. in Minneapolis   

Jim Ault, Chair and Manager, Chicagoland Grows® Plant Introduction
Program at the Chicago Botanic Garden,will speak about his work in
hybridizing lilies. He has worked with Oriental--‐Trumpet crosses, as well as
trumpet and Aurelian lilies. Jim grows a large number of lilies and orchids in
his home garden. Don’t miss out – you will learn a lot and enjoy meeting him.

NSLS website details:  https://www.northstarlilysociety.com/calendar.shtml