Raleigh Hemerocallis Club
Club Officers
Melanie Wyatt, President (2014-2015)
Cyndy Hummel, VP & Program Chair
Mary Edwards, Recording Secretary
Tom Talbott, Treasurer
Beverly Lemley, Membership Secretary
2015 Flower Show
Mark your calendar for Saturday, June 27, 2015. That is the date for the 2015 RHC Flower Show to be held on lower level of Crabtree Valley Mall near Macy's and Sears. Plan to volunteer your time, and also to exhibit.
Flower Show Honor
Tom and Marie Bumgarner served the Raleigh Club in many capacities for approximately 35 years. To honor their service, the top flower show award is named "The Bumgarner Best-in-Show Award" for five years, 2012-2016.
2014 Show Winners
Congratulations to Loren Wait, one of our youth members, for winning Best-In-Show for the second year in a row, with her Unusual Form Flower entry H. 'Jan's Twister'.

Congratulations to Raymond & Wanda Quinn for winning Sweepstakes (most blue ribbons).

Cultivar Rosette winners were: Richard & Janet Warren (4 rosettes); Raymond & Wanda Quinn (4 rosettes); Loren Wait (2 rosettes); Jim Sovine (1 rosette).

Platinum Club Logo
AHS Platinum Club Medal
Update!!!!: May 20, 2015
The Raleigh Club has once again achieved one of the AHS membership levels. This time the club is fortunate enough to achieve the AHS Platinum level, which is 100% of the club members with AHS membership. Congratulations and thank you to all the RHC members!!!Last year the club achieved the gold level with 92% of our club members with AHS membership. Late in 2011, we were the first in AHS Region 15 to achieve one of the recognition levels - the Silver Medal status for achieving 75% AHS membership. Once again, CONGRATULATIONS AND THANK YOU Raleigh club members for supporting AHS!
Meeting Information
Unless noted otherwise, meetings begin at 7:15 pm (doors open at 6:45pm for set-up and socializing) on second Tuesdays of each month, February through October, at the
Powell Drive Community Center,
740 Powell Drive, in Raleigh, NC 27606.
Visitors are welcome.
Map: See Club links at the bottom of the page.
Club membership dues are $8/year for an individual and $15/household. Don't forget to give or mail your check (or cash) to the Membership Secretary. All dues should be paid in full no later than March 31 to remain in good standing as an active club member for the year.

Membership in the American Hemerocallis Society is just $25/year. Visit the AHS website for a membership form. New memberships or membership upgrades to 3 year or life will receive a $25 daylily voucher.Remember, pay both club and AHS dues: 50% of active club members must be AHS membership for flower show accreditation.

Club Links
Powell Drive Community Center
Location of monthly club meetings -- February through October
Raleigh Jaycee Park
Featuring a daylily garden maintained by the Raleigh Hemerocallis Club
Fletcher Park
Home of the Dr. John Lambert Memorial Daylily Garden
More Links
AHS Region 15 Website
American Hemerocallis Society
Daylily Rust Website
Featured Club Meeting


On Saturday,June 27, 2015, the Raleigh Daylily Club will host our premiere event for the year. Our club will host our annual flower show and daylily sale at Crabtree Valley Mall, at Center Court just below the food court. Show entries will be accepted between 8:30 and 10:45am, with judging to start immediately after. The show will open to the public when judging is complete, which should be 2:00pm or before and continue through 6:00pm. The club will also have locally grown modern daylilies for sale all day, most priced at $5. (well below normal retail). Sale proceeds helps support our club activities including this show.




If you love flowers and gardening please visit a meeting.

Doors open at 6:45 p.m.

Meeting starts at 7:15 Powell Drive Community Center

740 Powell Dr, Raleigh, NC 27606-1626

Check out the new Photo Albums listed on the right hand side of this page.

Meeting Schedule
Tue - Jul 14
7:15 PM - 9:00 PM
Raleigh Daylily Club July Monthly Meeting

Our July meeting will be a open forum panel discussion for begannier as well as experienced gardeners. The panel will include Noel Weston, Jim Sovine, and Raymond Quinn. Bring your daylily or any other gardening, growing, or hybridizing question. 

Tue - Aug 11
7:15 PM - 9:00 PM
Raleigh Daylily Club August Monthly Meeting

For our August meeting we will have rose expert, Don Myers. Don will share his showing and growing tips and expertese. Do plan to join us.

Sat - Sep 12
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Raleigh Daylily Club September Monthly Meeting

Join us for this Saturday meeting as the Region 15 (our region) hybridizer, JD Stadler, shares his work and recent hybridizing progress. JD particularly focuses on doubles. One of his doubles, "Date With Destiny" is on this years Honorable Mention Award list. JD is fun and entertaining, so you don't want to miss him. 

Tue - Oct 13
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Raleigh Daylily Club October Monthly Meeting

Our last meeting of the year will be our traditional Pot Luck Supper. Bring your favorate dish to share. This meeting is always one of our most popular, with fun and fellowship galore.

Daylilies Named for Club Members


(Shooter, E.)

Club Hybridizers
The following club members have created their own daylily hybrids.
Linda Sue Barnes
Rebecca Board
Ken Cobb
Ray Quinn
Beverly Lemley

Loren Wait

Jewell Hannah
Photo Albums
Some Current and Past Club Members
2012 Flower Show
Club Past Presidents
Daylily e-News
The Daylily e-News is a quarterly, free online newsletter to which one can subscribe.

Click to Subscribe or View the Daylily e-News archive.
Featured Daylily Web Sites
Charlotte's Daylily Diary
Gardening in Virginia -- A Daylily Blog
More Links
Gardens to Visit!
Community Gardens
Raleigh has daylilies growing in public gardens you can visit to see more of our favorite flowers.
Sales Gardens
Sales gardens owned by club members which have regular open hours during bloom season.
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