Welcome to the Metropolitan Columbus Daylily Society!
MCDS is one of the largest daylily clubs in the United States with about 120 members from all over the State of Ohio. Our club represents everyone from backyard gardeners with just a few plants to commercial growers with thousands
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Our club is a great place to learn about daylilies and gardening. We have regular meetings with speakers, plant auctions, plant sales, bus trips, parties and other events. We meet at the Franklin Park Conservatory and have our own daylily gardens on the property.
We are affiliated with the American Daylily Society (ADS) and ADS Region 2. Check out these links to learn about the National ADS and Region 2 ADS Activities.
The ADS has a membership portal. This portal allows you to create your own profile, connect with ADS members around the world, participate in forums and blogs or explore photo albums and Regional and other group areas. Visit the ADS Membership Portal
Last Updated 07 03 2023
Benefits of MCDS
- Connect with others who share your enthusiasm for gardening and daylilies.
- Meet commercial growers, hybridizers, guest speakers and other gardening experts at MCDS meetings, special events, and activities.
- Go on member bus trips to visit gardens in the State of Ohio.
- Participate in member plant auctions and guest plant drawings. Receive at least two daylilies a year in guest plant drawings after you have been a member for a year.
- Attend workshops and training clinics. Receive training to become a garden judge and exhibition judge.
- Learn to enter some of your own flowers in the annual daylily show at Franklin Park Conservatory.