Saturday, December 1, 2018

Daylily Auction & Bargain Table—Area Garden Centers—2019 ADS Region One Meeting

Fireworks in the Gardens
2019 ADS/AHS Region One Meeting • Omaha, Nebraska • July 5-7, 2019
Hosted by the Nebraska Daylily Society
Charles and Heidi Douglas of Browns Ferry Gardens, Guest Speakers

The Nebraska Daylily Society (NDS) invites you to join us on Friday, July 5 through Sunday, July 7, in Omaha, Nebraska, for the 2019 ADS Region One Meeting. Click HERE for the registration form with fillable fields—you can use your computer’s keyboard to type your information—no handwriting is necessary!

Your registration includes the bus tour and four meals: Friday banquet, Saturday breakfast, Saturday lunch at Keast Daylily Gardens, and Saturday banquet. Guest meals for Friday banquet and/or Saturday banquet and/or Saturday breakfast are also available.

The host hotel is the Marriott Hotel, 10220 Regency Circle, Omaha, Nebraska 68114-3706, 402-399-9000. Mention “Nebraska Daylily Society” to get the reservation group rate of $106 per night.

Daylily Auction—Credit Cards Are Accepted

The Region One Auction immediately follows Friday night’s banquet from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on July 5 at the hotel. Featured auction plants include a collection of recent introductions purchased by the Nebraska Daylily Society from guest speakers Charles and Heidi Douglas of Browns Ferry Gardens in Georgetown, South Carolina plus a collection of recent introductions purchased by the Nebraska Daylily Society from Phil Korth of Pinewood Gardens in Suamico, Wisconsin.

But wait—there’s more! The auction will also include beautiful daylilies contributed by AHS Region One members and hybridizers.

Payment is easy—cash, checks, and credit cards are accepted.

ADS Region One and Nebraska Daylily Society members, please contact our Auction Chair Doug Bremers at to donate auction plants. Donors, your generosity is (as always) appreciated!

Daylily Bargain Table

Want daylilies at bargain prices? Look no further than our bargain table featuring an extensive, diverse assortment of our favorite flowers at wallet-pleasing prices.

Bargain table hours are from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 5 and from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 6 at the hotel

ADS Region One and Nebraska Daylily Society members, please contact our Bargain Table Chair Susanne Milbourn at to donate bargain table plants. Susanne’s full contact information displays on the registration form. Donors, we appreciate your generosity!

Local Plant Nurseries and Garden Centers

Want companion plants to punctuate your daylily beds? Looking for unique garden art accents? Don’t miss visiting these two large locally-owned garden centers in Omaha for some wonderful finds. 
  • Lanoha Nursery 19111 West Center Road, Omaha, 11 miles southwest of the hotel—The Garden Center offers an extensive selection of shrubs, perennials, exotic and tropical plants, annuals, aquatic plants, trees, houseplants, garden art, planting containers, and more. Most are grown in a 10,000+ square foot production area, with quality plants that are hardy for our region. The nursery is open on Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m., on Saturday from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m., and on Sunday from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.—click HERE for more information.
  • Mulhall’s Nursery Inc. 3615 North 120th Street, Omaha, 4.5 miles northwest of the hotel—Here you will find a wide selection of hardy perennials, herbs, annuals, shrubs, trees, houseplants, statuary, fountains, garden d├ęcor, planting containers, and much more. The nursery is open on Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. and on Sunday from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.—click HERE for more information. 

Questions? Contact our 2019 ADS Region One Meeting Chair, RP Val Hoefer ( or Registrar Leslie Rule (

Celebrate daylilies with us in Omaha on July 5-7. Visit with friends and meet new ones while we enjoy beautiful daylily Fireworks in the Gardens—don’t let the only thing missing be you!