See the list of winners
2021 Cultivar Awards Results
The 2021 Cultivar Award Winners have been announced. Click the button below to see the daylilies that took our top awards in 2021.
Photo and Video Contest
Between now and November 1st, submit your photos and videos to the AHS Photo and Video Award contests. Starting with this year, all submissions are made online. Click the button below for all of the details.
Quickly Access Helpful Information
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.
2022 National Convention
Registration is now open for Meet Me in the Mountains - the 2022 National Convention for the Society.
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...
Go Out & Have Fun!
Daylily-related events of all kinds are hosted by members of the American Daylily Society and daylily fans around the world. Here you can find information about our community events, daylily shows, tours, meetings and conventions. Members can also submit a daylily-related event for the calendar.
connect with other daylily fans
Find Local Groups
The American Daylily Society has members around the globe. To help you locate a daylily group near you, the membership is organized into geographic regions. Click below for information about regional activities and groups in your area.
Enjoy a Free Issue
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.
Support a Growing Legacy
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.
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