The New England Daylily Society will present a Daylily Exhibition on Saturday, July 20th, from 1:30-4:30 pm, when daylily enthusiasts of New England show their best grown, best groomed daylily flowers. The show will feature hundreds of cut flowers of daylilies in their breathtaking variety of form and color. A limited selection of choice daylily plants will also be for sale. The exhibition is included with regular admission to the Garden.
Before the actual exhibition opens to the public, come enjoy the educational programs listed below. Purchase daylily plants, and learn about membership in the American Hemerocallis Society.
11:15 – 12:15 pm: "Growing and Caring for the World's Favorite Perennial: The Daylily," presented by members of the New England Daylily Society
12:15 – 1:15 pm: “Ask the Experts,” Daylily experts will answer questions about growing, hybridizing, dividing, or general cultivation of daylilies.
1:15 – 1:30 pm: FREE Raffle, Enter a drawing to win a one-year membership to American Hemerocallis Society. Many daylily plants will also be raffled.
1:30 – 4:30 pm: The Daylily Exhibition opens to the public. See more than 300 cultivars of the finest daylilies grown in New England. Divisions include Extra Large 7”+, Large, Small, Miniature, Double, Polymerous, Spider, and Unusual Form. The Exhibition presents a wonderful opportunity to view the incredible diversity of daylilies, the most popular and easiest to grow perennial.
2 pm: Cooking Demonstration with Pepper’s Fine Foods Chef Dan Morgan – “Cooking with Daylilies”, Classroom C.