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.

2024 American Daylily Society National Convention

Oklahoma City, OK

More info available at


Tidewater Daylily Society

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!!

​​TDS Meeting

Sunday,  September 10, 2023

Batten Student Center

Virginia Wesleyan University

2p ~  Picnic, Plant  for Gardens Auction

TDS Plant Sale - 38 Cultivars

​Double Fan for $5

Saturday, July 15

9am until Sold Out

McDonald's Garden Center

Crape Myrtle Festival

1144 Independence Blvd

Virginia Beach, VA

Daylily Festival Flower Show & Sale will return in 2024!