Iowa Regional Lily Society     (IRLS)
Growing Lilies in Iowa and neighboring states since 1973
Gorgeous Lilies in Teresa Deeth's Garden

The Iowa Regional Lily Society's offers these Lily Learning Opportunities:

  • Annual Lily Show in June
  • Spring and Fall Lily Bulb Sales
  • Educational Meetings
  • Lily Photo Library
  • Lily Garden Bus Tours
  • Lily Book Library
  • Newsletters
  • Fall Lily Symposium
  • Provide written literature

Come Grow with Us!
Proud Affiliate of:
More Opportunities for Iowa Gardeners:
Links to North American Lily Societies
United States                                         Canada
Wanda Lunn's garden in Cedar Rapids, IA

To support public educational programs and     
plantings, Iowa Regional Lily Society donated  
funds to four Iowa Arboretums and Botanical
Gardens in 2015 and 2016.

IRLS members Jean Rhodes(far left) &Lewis
Sears(far right) present a donation of $500 from
the Iowa Regional Lily Society to Suzanne
Swanson at the Iowa Arboretum in 2015.
         Welcome to the Iowa Regional Lily Society!

If you want to learn about Asiatic, Oriental, Martagon, Trumpet, LA Lilies, Asiapets, Orienpets, Species Lilies plus MORE,
you have come to the right website!             Our members grow beautiful TRUE LILIES all over the Midwest.

             Please Join us for the Lily Symposium @ New Hope United Methodist Church   
                                       4525 NW Beaver  Des Moines, IA 50310
                         Saturday,      November 3,2018      9:00 am to 3:00 pm
                                                                  Free and Open to the public.

Come to pick up your Fall IRLS bulb order, bring bulbs to trade---Stay an hour or stay all day!         Lunch for $5.00      
Enjoy Four Lily Speakers:

10:00 am  Rod & Peggy Nerdahl    Photo overview of the 2018 NALS Lily Show &  Host Gardens
11:00 am   Wanda Lunn                    A Different Challenge: Growing Species Lilies
12:00 am   Lunch
1:00 pm     Kristi Evans                      Starting all over--Moving a Huge Garden!
2:00 pm     Forrest Peiper                 Adventures in Hybridizing Lilies                                 
Early Spring Martagon Lilies
Wanted:  Colorful Photos of your Lilies and Gardens in Bloom!

IRLS is looking for Member Gardens to feature on our website plus
photos of  individual Lily Blooms for our Lily Photo Library.        

See your garden featured on it's own colorful webpage!   

Please send your photos to :
2018 FALL IRLS Lily Bulb Sale!!!!!
Time to order your NEW lily bulbs for fall planting
Great selection & prices.  Click on this link for photos
& details---