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

2016  Iowa Regional Lily Society Lily Show
 "Iowa's Summertime Beauty"
            Iowa Regional  Lily Society 43rd Annual  Lily Show
           June 25, 2016       at Reiman Gardens in Ames Iowa
Lily Stems awaiting judgement!
2016 Iowa Regional Lily Show ---Judges List of Awards

Robert Russell Award
Best Lily in Show....................................... Sections A-G                     Kristin Jurik   - Seafarer                       Asiapet   

Best in Show Runner-up
Runner-up Lily in the Show.......................Sections A-G                     Trish Patrick - Spring Romance       Dwarf Oriental

IRLS Founders Award
Greatest Number of Blue Ribbons..............Sections A-G                    Trish Patrick - 13 Blue Ribbons

Main Family Award
Best Iowa Grown Up-facing Asiatic Hybrid....Division 1a                     Peggy Moody - Pollyanna

Iowa Regional Lily Society Award
Best Iowa Grown Out-facing Asiatic Hybrid....Division 1b                   Sue Williams - Harlequin Hybrid

Lunn Family Award
Best Down-facing Asiatic Hybrid.....................Division 1c                    Sue Williams - Red Flavour

Bertha Remele Russell Award
Best Trumpet Lily in the Show.........................DivisionVI                    Sue Williams - Iowa Gold

The T & S Williams Award
The Best Interdivisional Lily.............................Division VIII                Kristin Jurik - Seafarer                        Asiapet

The Williams Award
Best Registered or Named Speckled Lily...........Division I or VIII       Kristi Evans - Suncrest                        LA

Reed's Heavenly Brushmark Award
Best Brushmark Lily..........................................Sections A-G                Trish Patrick - Pink Pagoda              Asiatic

Dian Curran Seedling Award
Best Seedling grown from seed by exhibitor......Sections B-D                Randy Hull - PGH-100                      Asiatic

The Vander Meiden Award
Three stems of the same clone, strain or species...Section  F                  Trish Patrick - Aladdin's Dazzle     LA

Perrydise Gardens Container Merit Award
Best Iowa Grown Lily in a container........................Section G                Trish Patrick - Spring Romance     Dwarf Oriental

Evan's Highest Bud Count
Lily Stem with Highest Bud Count....................Sections A-G                Sue Wiliams - Gypsy                            Asiatic  

IRLS Artistic Award
Best Artistic Design in  Show.................Division  II, Section I               Jean Rhodes - It's Summertime

Lovely Lily Photo Award
Best Photo in Show by Public Vote...........................Section L              Mark Riggs

Novice Award
Novice with most Blue Ribbons.................................Section L              Marilyn Moon -  1 Blue Ribon
Fragrant Trumpet Lily!
NALS Lily Show July 6-8, 2016   

IRLS member Wanda Lunn won the Best
in Show Award with her Trumpet-Aurelian
hybrid  "Awesome". This rare lily
fascinated the NALS judges! For the first
time in its 58 year history, the Isabella
Preston Trophy for "Best in Show" traveled
to and resided in Iowa for a year.