Welcome to the homepage of the Tidewater Daylily Society.  Our goal is to promote the perfect perennial, the Daylily.  We invite you to peruse our site, and if you live in the Tidewater area of Virginia or North Carolina, consider joining our organization for fun, learning and camaraderie.

The Tidewater Daylily Society is associated with the American Hemerocallis Society and hosts a nationally accredited Daylily Show and Flower Sale each year.

Tidewater Daylily Society

2024 American Daylily Society National Convention

June 12-15

Oklahoma City, OK

More info available at


Region 3 Summer Meeting

June 28-30

Northern Virginia/Maryland


Upcoming Daylily Sale!!!​

Daylily Festival Flower Show & Sale is returning in 2024!

Sunday, June 9, 2024

Norfolk Botanical Garden

See the Daylily Festival Show & Sale page for details!


​​TDS Meeting

Sunday,  June 2, 2024

Summer Picnic & Meeting

Linda & Bill Pinkham Garden

Carrollton, VA

1p ~  "How to Groom & Exhibit Daylilies" by Bill Pinkham

2p ~ Picnic, Meeting & Plants for Gardens Distribution

See Events/Calendar page for future meeting dates/locations.

Congratulations to Rich & Rikki Sterrett!!!

The American Hemerocallis Society 2019 Regional Service Award for Region 3 was awarded to Rich and Rikki Sterrett,  The Sterretts, together with Jerry Dickerson founded the TDS.  Since then, the Sterretts have contributed to our club, the region and the national, by donating plants and their expertise to the world around them and the daylily world.  

​Job well done!!