2021 Events

2021 Winter Gathering - cancelled due to COVID 

July 10 2021 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. Daylily DAZE at K-State University Gardens 

July 9th - July 11th 2021 Region 11 Summer Regional Meeting 

- Hosted by FHDS in Manhattan KS    (Registration is now closed)

2021 Meetings

February 1, 2021, 7:00 p.m.  Zoom Meeting

April 5, 2021, 7:00 p.m.   Zoom Meeting

June 7, 2021, 7:00 p.m.

August 2, 2021, 7:00 p.m. 

October (TBD) 2021, 6:00 p.m. Members' Fall Banquet and Photo Contest

Meetings are held at the Riley County Seniors’ Service Center

4th and Leavenworth Streets Manhattan, KS.
Socializing begins at 6:30, program at 7:00 PM.


Daylily Daze - July 10 2021

Join ADS!


The American Daylily Society, Inc. (ADS) is a non-profit organization founded in 1946. The ADS is organized exclusively for educational and scientific purposes, and especially to promote, encourage, and foster the development and improvement of the genus Hemerocallis (Daylily) and public interest therein. The society’s membership includes over 6,000 avid gardeners and daylily enthusiasts, including life members, youth members and international members from 25 different countries.


Remembering Ruby

Ruby Zabel 1954-2019


FHDS lost a valued member last year. Ruby loved daylilies and loved promoting them. She served as president, treasurer, webmaster, and chair of the farmers market sale. Her enthusiasm and ideas were a catalyst for our club.  Ruby will be greatly missed.

2019 Photo Contest Winners

Individual - Full Form
Individual - Full Form

'Michael Bennett' photo by Laura Hall

Individual Bloom - Double
Individual Bloom - Double

'Big Kiss' photo by Kathy Foster


'Plastic Pink Flamingo' photo by Kathy Foster

Individual - Full Form
Individual - Full Form

'Michael Bennett' photo by Laura Hall