CIDS Meeting/Program¬†– Sunday, March 18th¬†at the Rochester Community Center from 12pm to 4pm.¬†Gayle Storey will speak about her hybridizing program and a¬†few of her introductions will be auctioned!!
CIDS Member’s Only Auction/Potluck/Meeting – Sunday, May 20th beginning at 12pm at the Rochester Community Center
CIDS Daylily Show – Saturday, June 23rd at Washington Park
CIDS Tour of Member’s Gardens – Saturday, July 7th with a picnic at Sandy Gabriel’s
CIDS Annual Plant Sale – August 4th from 12pm to 3pm at Washington Park
The March meeting will be held on Sunday the 18th from 12-4pm at the Rochester Community¬†Building.¬†¬†Gayle Story of Nature’s Edge¬†Daylilies, Danville IL¬†will give a talk on her hybridizing¬†program.¬† She and her husband Rick have been hobby gardening for almost 30 years.¬† She has been hybridizing for almost as long.¬† Her focus is on blue/lavenders, true reds, eyed patterns and deep true purples.¬† She grows strong hardy plants in an open prairie setting.
We will also auction some of her creations at this meeting to be delivered sometime in May.¬† Hope to see you there!!
CIDS held their annual daylily sale August 5, 2017 at the Springfield Botanical Gardens.¬† There were lots and lots of beautiful daylilies to choose from, which made it very difficult to pick just one!¬† It was a beautiful day and the turnout was wonderful.