Carolyn Magnani's "Ceres Garden"     Johnston, Iowa
Carolyn's "Ceres Garden" is well-known for it's artful blend of Lilies, trees, bushes and other perennials. This meticulous
blend of plants and garden art leads a visitor thru the shaded pathways and over to a stream and  pond area. The garden is a
created with blue and yellow accents. Our IRLS and NALS attendees found plenty to see here!
Iowa Regional Lily Society     (IRLS)
Growing Lilies in Iowa and neighboring states since 1973
As part of our 2013 NALS Lily Show and Symposium, our 2013 Lily Garden
Bus Tour took us to three IRLS Iowa member gardens filled with True Lilies,
Daylilies, Hostas, Trees and other beautiful blooming plants.
Rich hues of blue clematis add vertical interest.
NALS & IRLS visitors enjoyed the well designed garden areas.
Garden statues and bird baths !
Carol has scattered beautiful pink
lilies in many areas of her garden.
A bridge over a small stream is a
pleasing spot to pause in the shade.
Japanese Iris in bloom!
This birdhouse was built by a friend
to match their own home.
Flowers blooming everywhere!