Sandhills Daylily Club Inc.

2016
Frankies Fantasy (R. Mercer) Sandhills Daylily Club Inc. We have a great line up of speakers and programs this year, so if you enjoy daylilies and gardening, please join us.

For our April meeting, we will host one of our Region 15 hybridizers, David Dekort. David has been hybridizing a few years now, and has made significant progress. He has many beautiful lilies that will soon be ready to introduce. Although his main interest is in the land of big and round, he has many others that range from UF's to unique patterns. Plan to join us for our April 28 meeting.


Meeting Schedule
Thu - Apr 28

 
Sandhills April Meeting

For our April meeting, we will host one of our Region 15 hybridizers, David Dekort. David has been hybridizing a few years now, and has made significant progress. He has many beautiful lilies that will soon be ready to introduce. Although his main interest is in the land of big and round, he has many others that range from UF's to unique patterns. Plan to join us for our April 28 meeting. 

Sun - May 15
2:30 PM
 
2018 National Convention Planning Meeting

Convention planning meeting to check in on progress, answer questions and provide direction and assistance

 

To be held at Browns Ferry Gardens

 

Thu - May 26

 
Sandhills May Meeting

For our May neeting, Keith Clayton will join us at the Sandhills Daylily Club. Keith will share the various types of orchids as well as explain their culture and care so we can all grow and enjoy their beauty.

Sat - Jun 11

 
Sandhills Daylily Club Show at Methodist College

Please join the Sandhills Club as we host our annual daylily show at Methodist College. Directions on the campus will be available at the entry point. In addition to the show, the club will have daylilies for sale at the same location. 

Fri - Jun 17 -- Sun - Jun 19
3:00 PM - 12:00 PM
 
AHS Region 15 Meeting in Charlotte

There will be four wonderful gardens on this tour. Two of the four are also hybridizers who are doing some very nice work, so those that enjoy strolling through seedling beds to get a look of what is coming, there will be plenty to see for those folks also. Please do plan to join us.  

Wed - Jun 29 -- Sat - Jul 02

 
AHS National Convention in Louisville, KY
Thu - Jul 28

 
Sandhills July Meeting

For our July meeting, we will be delighted to host Nancy and Kirk Milleman. Nancy and Kirk are new(ish) hybridizers from Region 15. They are members of the Foothills Club and reside in Rutherfordton. We look forward to them sharing their hybridizing experiences.  This will be a great program and anyone interested in hybridizing should also attend. Once you start hybridizing, you won't be able to stop. 

Thu - Aug 25

 
Sandhills August Meeting

For the Sandhills Daylily Club meeting, we are delighted to have two of our Region 15 hybridizers, Charles and Heidi Douglas of Browns Ferry Gardens join us for the evening. Charles and Heidi will share their introductions and also Gene Tanner's recent introductions and seedlings. We look forward to seeing these. Please feel free to join us. 

Sun - Sep 18
2:30 PM
 
2018 National Convention Planning Meeting

Convention Planning Meeting to check in on prgress, answer questions, and provide direction and assistance.

To be held at Browns Ferry Gardens

Thu - Sep 22

 
Sandhills September Club Meeting

For our Sandhills Club September meeting, club members will share pictures from the AHS 2016 Regional and National Conventions or just gardens that they have visited during the year that inspired them. This is always a fun time getting everyone involved in the program. Please join us. 

Thu - Oct 27

 
Sandhills October Meeting

For the October Sandhills Club meeting, club members will share pictrues from their gardens as well as hybridizing accomplishments during 2016. Please join us.

Club Officers
Linda Sue Barnes, President
Wanda Quinn, Vice President and Program Chair
Dawn Whitley, Secretary
Barry Duff, Treasurer
Harriette Reaves, Membership Secretary
Meeting Information
Our monthly meetings are on 4th Thursday of the month from March - October (often we skip June since we have our flower show in early June)

The meeting location is Friendship Baptist Church, 3232 Davis St., Hope Mills, NC.

Come early for the meal(6:00 p.m.); program starts about 6:45.

Membership
We have members from near Raleigh to near the Atlantic Ocean! We invite anyone within driving distance to join us. We are a very low key, informal group. Enjoy being able to get together for a good meal and information concerning daylilies . Dues are only $10 a year.
Club Projects
The Bettie Jernigan Daylily Garden at the Cape Fear Botanical Garden is our major club project.

Annual Daylily Show

An AHS sanctioned show and sale will be held on June 11, 2016. The location will be the same as last year, at Methodist College.

Sandhill Club Display Gardens
Bettie Jernigan Historical Daylily Garden at Cape Fear Botanical Garden

Bones Daylily Garden

Marietta Daylily Garden

Club Links
Cape Fear Botanical Garden
Cape Fear Botanical Garden
Marietta Gardens
John, Faye and Elizabeth Shooter
Mercer Gardens
Roger Mercer
The New Region 15 Web Site
Released March 2016
More Links
AHS Region 15 Website
American Hemerocallis Society
Daylily Rust Website
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