Tidewater Daylily Society

2018 TDS & AHS Calendar

January

14~ TDS Meeting.  Norfolk Botanical Gardens ~ Camellia/Magnolia Rooms

    1pm ~  "Hybridizing 101" by Linda Pinkham

     2pm ~ Speaker:   Michael Desplaines, NBG President & CEO,  "Vision for NBG"

   Drawing for 4 AHS Memberships.  Must be present to win.  Must have joined TDS since January 1, 2017.

   Order TDS T-shirts

26-28 ~ Virginia Flower & Garden Expo, Virginia Beach Convention Center

    (www.vafgs.org)  Doc O'Hara, Chair

March

18 ~ TDS Meeting.  Virginia Beach Resort Hotel & Conference Center

    1pm ~ Micheal Huben presentation on Ecuador, South America

    2pm ~ Speaker:  Michael Huben (Harmon Hill Farm)

   Order TDS T-Shirts

    Plant Swap

June

3 ~ TDS Summer Picnic, 2pm,  Garden of Jennifer Reed

    1pm ~ Grooming Class, instructor:  Dianna Driver

    Plants for Gardens Distribution

    TDS T-Shirts deliverd


6-9 ~ AHS National Convention, Myrtle Beach, SC.   www.ahs2018convention.org/ 


17 ~ TDS Flower Show & Plant Sale.  Norfolk Botanical Garden


Member Open Gardens

Cash ~ Saturday, June 9.  9am-4pm

DuPaul ~ Cachalot Farm, 6522 Jarvis Road, Ware Neck, VA 23178

cell: 804-815-6234, email: cachalotfarm@gmail.com

Open: May, June, July or by Appointment, Sunday-Friday 10am, Saturday 3pm

Please call first

Griffin ~ Saturday, June 23.  9am-1pm

Pinkham ~ "Daylilies & Pottery",  Saturday/Sunday, June 9 & 10.  9am-4pm

Sterrett ~ Welcome Visitors to our official American Hemerocallis Display Garden

Open June 15-16, 22-23, June 29-July 4, July 13 & 14.   9am-4pm

To visit at other times, please make an appointment. 

Walsh ~ Open Saturdays in May, June & July.  Call first 757-630-1614


July

21 ~ Crepe Myrtle Festival at the Virginia Beach McDonald Garden Center (757-464-5564)

September

9 ~ Fall Picnic, Meeting & PFG Auction, Norfolk Botanical Garden ~ Camellia/Magnolia Rooms

    1pm ~ "Floral Arranging" by Frances Thrash

     2pm ~ Picnic

    Bring Plants for Gardens or contact Steve Dingman for additional growth time

    Pay dues for 2019, Pay for November brunch at VB Resort & Convention Center

TBD ~ Master Gardener Fall Festival & Plant Sale, VA Tech Research Station, 1444 Diamond Springs Rd, Virginia Beach, VA  23455. 

October

15 ~ Dues for 2019 are due.  Final deadline for Brunch signup.

19-21 ~ Lilyhemmer (Region 3 Fall Meeting), Camp Hill, PA (www.lilyhemmer.org)

November

4 ~ 10am ~ Annual Brunch & Meeting, Virginia Beach Resort Hotel & Conference Center

    Guest Speaker:  Bill Waldrop (Kennesaw Mountain Daylily Garden)

11  ~ Board Meeting, 2pm

December

6 ~ 6pm ~ Gathering of Gardeners, Norfolk Botanical Garden ~ Rose Garden Hall