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Sponsor Youth for AHS National
Did you know you can help send youth to the AHS National Convention in Nashville? Donations of any amount are accepted. Visit our donations page and select 'Send Youth to AHS National Convention' as the fund.
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2022 Cultivar Awards Results
The 2022 Cultivar Award Winners have been announced. Click the button below to see the daylilies that took our top awards in 2022.
2023 National Convention
Join us for Grand Ol’ Daylilies, the 2023 National Convention for the Society. All the details are available through the button below.
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Are you ready to register a daylily? Whether it's your first time or you just haven't done it for a while, here is quick access to the most requested information.
For over 70 years, the American Daylily Society has shared its enthusiasm for this versatile perennial and its legacy in the gardening world. We are glad you stopped by today and hope you take advantage of the great resources offered. Enjoy your stroll in our virtual garden...
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The Daylily Journal
Now more than ever, we need to spend time doing things that bring us joy, and celebrating and sharing what we love with others. In that spirit, the American Daylily Society is sharing with you a FREE digital copy of the latest issue of The Daylily Journal, a quarterly full color hard copy publication, which is normally only mailed to our members.
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The American Daylily Society is a non-profit service organization dedicated to educating people about daylilies, promoting the cultivation and enjoyment of daylilies, and fostering the on-going improvement of the genus hemerocallis. Through these efforts, our membership works hard to build the future and preserve the past. Learn more about our Endowments and Scholarships and donate online easily.donate today
Find Local Daylily Groups
Daylily groups are active throughout the United States and parts of Canada. We can help locate a daylily group near you.
Daylilies in your Inbox
Subscribe to our free, quarterly "Daylily Dispatch" for an extra dose of daylilies in your Inbox- no membership required.
Start here for a list of Frequently Asked Questions (and answers) about daylilies, or submit your own.
A one-year $25 membership has a value of $80! Explore the many membership benefits and opportunities.
American Daylily Society Awards and Honors System
Each year, we honor people and plants for exemplary performance and service. There are four major categories in the system, explored below. For questions on the Awards and Honors system, please contact email@example.com
Individual Daylily Awards
Awards given to daylilies - including the Stout Silver Medal.
Awards given to people for their exemplary contributions to the society.
Photography and Video Awards
Featuring the outstanding photography and videos from our members in various categories.
Flower Show Awards
Featuring winners of special awards given at accredited daylily shows.
Dazzling and diverse
Daylilies are easy to grow and they are everywhere: the neighbor’s backyard, city hall, botanical gardens, and even in the ditch. But that doesn’t mean they are just another boring perennial that fills empty space. As of May 2018, there are nearly 89,000 registered cultivars! Explore more on this dazzling summer garden star.Discover More About the Daylily