Sneak Peek at the October Meeting


HADS OFFICERS

Co-Chairs – Bill Wurster
(518) 786-3105 and
Cindi Jones (518) 598-3366
wursterw@verizon.net
cindijones58@gmail.com

Secretary – vacant

Treasurer – Carol Volungus
(518) 383-0447
daylilly@juno.com

Committee Chairs
Programs – Speakers

Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Historian – vacant

Newsletter Editor
Stephanie Kronau
skronau@nycap.rr.com

Hospitality – Barbara Sander
and Don Constantino
bsander@nycap.rr.com

Sunshine – Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Babysitter Plants
Frank Almquist
falmquist@hvc.rr.com
and Sharon Gallucci
smgallucci@msn.com

Display Garden
Pat & Don Salhoff
psalhoff@verizon.net

Website – Janet Spychalski
Janet.Spychalski@its.ny.gov

Photographer – Cindi Jones
cindijones58@gmail.com

Membership – Carol Volungus
daylilly@juno.com
4 Applewood Dr.,
Rexford. NY 12148

Publicity – Cathy Fruhauf
cathyfruhauf@hotmail.com

Daylilies in the article are:
Cherry Stripes by Mussar, 2014 and
Dragon Nation by Mussar, 2014

Sneak Peek at the October Meeting

Dave Mussar is a daylily hybridizer in Guelph, Ontario. Next month Dave will be coming to tell us about his daylilies and what characteristics he tries to bring out in his hybrids. Even though he gardens in Canada, Dave is in the same zone 5b as we are. It will be a meeting not to be missed so mark your calendars! Next month’s newsletter will have more so stay tuned.…

Thank you to Rosemary Deen who lives near Kingston, NY, for sending us the following article. Please watch out for this invasive in your gardens.

Stiltgrass:
Barbarian at the Garden Gate

with a sprawling habit. It is a colonizing species that spreads quickly during the summer and fall. Individual plants may produce 100 to 1,000 seeds that drop in the late summer and germinate the following spring. Seed may be carried further by water currents during heavy rains or moved in with contaminated hay, soil, potted plants, construction fill, footwear and on the tires of vehicles. Stiltgrass seed remains viable in the soil for five years and germinates readily when hit by sunlight. When the plant dies it leaves a thick layer of thatch because the stems are slow to decompose and the density can suffocate other plants in its path. The seed itself is allelopathic which means it produces a chemical that suppresses the gemination of other types of seed, thus turning biodiverse areas into stiltgrass monocultures.

Where did it come from?:
It was sent to the US in the early 20th century in the form of packing material from Asia. The dried grass was used to pack imported dishes and household goods. It first showed up as a problem in Tennessee and has since spread across the US.


The BIG Annual Sale cont.



HADS OFFICERS

Co-Chairs – Bill Wurster
(518) 786-3105 and
Cindi Jones (518) 598-3366
wursterw@verizon.net
cindijones58@gmail.com

Secretary – vacant

Treasurer – Carol Volungus
(518) 383-0447
daylilly@juno.com

Committee Chairs
Programs – Speakers

Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Historian – vacant

Newsletter Editor
Stephanie Kronau
skronau@nycap.rr.com

Hospitality – Barbara Sander
and Don Constantino
bsander@nycap.rr.com

Sunshine – Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Babysitter Plants
Frank Almquist
falmquist@hvc.rr.com
and Sharon Gallucci
smgallucci@msn.com

Display Garden
Pat & Don Salhoff
psalhoff@verizon.net

Website – Janet Spychalski
Janet.Spychalski@its.ny.gov

Photographer – Cindi Jones
cindijones58@gmail.com

Membership – Carol Volungus
daylilly@juno.com
4 Applewood Dr.,
Rexford. NY 12148

Publicity – Cathy Fruhauf
cathyfruhauf@hotmail.com

CORONAL MASS EJECTION PAUL BUNYAN
CRAZY FOR YOU POWER CHIEF
CRAZY FOR YOU POWER CHIEF
CREATURE OF THE NIGHT PRIMAL SCREAM
DECATUR PIECRUST PURELY EXOTIC
EDYTHE DONOVAN QUEENSLAND
ELEANOR LOUISE RADIATION BIOHAZARD
ELECTRIC CIRCUS RAITA
ELIZABETH SALTER RASPBERRY CANDY
ENTER LAUGHING RASPBERRY PIXIE
ETHEL SHEPHERD ROSALINDA’S EYES
FARMER’S DAUGHTER ROSES IN SNOW
FELECIA GRACE RUBY MOON
FLAMBOYANT EYES SAN IGNACIO
FLAMING WILDFIRE SCRAMBLED LEGS
FLECH SEEDLING SEDUCED
FLIGHT INTO EGYPT SEMIRAMIDE
FRANDEAN SKELETON MAN
GALLANT HOUR SMALL WORLD DRESSED TO KILL
GARNET JEWEL SMUGGLERS GOLD
GOOD OLD BOY SPACECOAST WHITE CHOCOLATE
GRAM’S DREAM SPECKLES
HIGHLAND LORD SUMMER BLUSH
HOLIDAY PARTY SUZY CREAM CHEESE
HOMEWARD PILGRIM SWALLOW TAIL KITE
ILLINI DESTINY THIN MAN
IN THE HEART OF IT ALL THIRD WITCH
INDY HEIR APPARENT TOPAZ GEM
JEANNIE FITTON TOPGUNS MADELYN GRACE
JOAN DERAFIELD TOREODOR’S CAPE
JOE MARINELLO TRAHLYTA
JOHN JACOB TUXEDO MOON
KAREN’S CURLS VELVET SHADOWS
KRAKATOA LAVA VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS
KUMBAYA VIENNA
LADY KAHN WEDDING BAND
LILTING LAVENDER WILD BLUE YONDER
YUKON SPRING

Join us on Saturday to get some great daylilies at great prices! And bring a friend!!


2019 Regional Meeting



HADS OFFICERS

Co-Chairs – Bill Wurster
(518) 786-3105 and
Cindi Jones (518) 598-3366
wursterw@verizon.net
cindijones58@gmail.com

Secretary – vacant

Treasurer – Carol Volungus
(518) 383-0447
daylilly@juno.com

Committee Chairs
Programs – Speakers

Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Historian – vacant

Newsletter Editor
Stephanie Kronau
skronau@nycap.rr.com

Hospitality – Barbara Sander
and Don Constantino
bsander@nycap.rr.com

Sunshine – Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Babysitter Plants
Frank Almquist
falmquist@hvc.rr.com
and Sharon Gallucci
smgallucci@msn.com

Display Garden
Pat & Don Salhoff
psalhoff@verizon.net

Website – Janet Spychalski
Janet.Spychalski@its.ny.gov

Photographer – Cindi Jones
cindijones58@gmail.com

Membership – Carol Volungus
daylilly@juno.com
4 Applewood Dr.,
Rexford. NY 12148

Publicity – Cathy Fruhauf
cathyfruhauf@hotmail.com

Daylilies in the article are:
Soli Deo Gloria by K. Emmerich,
2012 All Things to All Men by
K. Emmerich,
2013

We will then proceed to Long Island to a coastal garden. Then we’ll stop for lunch and possibly a garden where we can buy daylilies.

Check in at the hotel will be after 4:00 pm. The agenda for Friday evening and Saturday is included below in the info on the meeting.

We are planning on stopping at 2 open gardens on Long Island on our way back on Sunday.

Featured Tour Gardens on Saturday “Imagine” Garden – Joan and Charlie Lundin Whispering Hills – Pat Sayers Hidden Harbor – Chris Petersen/ Steve Widom LIDS’ AHS Display Garden- Planting Fields Arboretum

Open Gardens Friday and/or Sunday Elliot, Rachel and Dave Turkiew, Paul Limmer, Barbara Schenk, Joan and Charlie Lundin, Pat Sayers, Chris Petersen, Buck Bucklin, John and Muriel Stahl, Mary Kay Denman, and More!

The Long Island Daylily Society (LIDS) invites you to join us Friday, July 19, through Saturday, July 20, in Long Island, New York, for the 2019 AHS Region Four Meeting. Our guest speaker is hybridizer Gil Stelter, owner of Gryphon Gardens in Guelph, Ontario.

The host hotel is the HILTON LONG ISLAND/ HUNTINGTON 598 Broad Hollow Road, Melville NY 631-577-1506
www.Hiltonlongisland.com
Mention “LIDS” to get the group rate of $165 per night.


June Meeting cont.



HADS OFFICERS

Co-Chairs – Bill Wurster
(518) 786-3105 and
Cindi Jones (518) 598-3366
wursterw@verizon.net
cindijones58@gmail.com

Secretary – vacant

Treasurer – Carol Volungus
(518) 383-0447
daylilly@juno.com

Committee Chairs
Programs – Speakers

Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Historian – vacant

Newsletter Editor
Stephanie Kronau
skronau@nycap.rr.com

Hospitality – Barbara Sander
and Don Constantino
bsander@nycap.rr.com

Sunshine – Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Babysitter Plants
Frank Almquist
falmquist@hvc.rr.com
and Sharon Gallucci
smgallucci@msn.com

Display Garden
Pat & Don Salhoff
psalhoff@verizon.net

Website – Janet Spychalski
Janet.Spychalski@its.ny.gov

Photographer – Cindi Jones
cindijones58@gmail.com

Membership – Carol Volungus
daylilly@juno.com
4 Applewood Dr.,
Rexford. NY 12148

Publicity – Cathy Fruhauf
cathyfruhauf@hotmail.com

Daylilies in the article are:
Highland Dancer by Kincaid, 2008
Lonesome Jaguar by Derrow, 2010

There are no facilities to wash the dirt off the plants so your preparation of the plant is important.

We also picked out 20 additional daylilies for the sale table. The sale table plants will be a set price. People will be selected to make choices from the table in a similar manner to the way we choose names for the door prizes. Each daylily will be labeled and have a picture so people will know what the flower looks like and all the information about the plant.

Also, the new babysitter plants will be distributed. Everyone receiving a new babysitter plant will have to sign a contract with HADS that indicates the daylily belongs to HADS and that the person is growing it for eventual return to the Members’ Sale.

If you have other perennials that you would like to share, bring them in – we’ll set up a table for other plants people wish to share.

The Members’ Sale is always fun and exciting – so bring your checkbook and any HADS Bux you wish to redeem!

The daylilies included in the auction are:
BIG HEARTED JIM
BINDERS OF WOMEN
CARNELIAN CHAMELEON
CELESTIAL NAVIGATION
CHILI SPICE
CHINESE CHANCE

Sharon Springs Garden Party



HADS OFFICERS

Co-Chairs – Bill Wurster
(518) 786-3105 and
Cindi Jones (518) 598-3366
wursterw@verizon.net
cindijones58@gmail.com

Secretary – vacant

Treasurer – Carol Volungus
(518) 383-0447
daylilly@juno.com

Committee Chairs
Programs – Speakers

Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Historian – vacant

Newsletter Editor
Stephanie Kronau
skronau@nycap.rr.com

Hospitality – Barbara Sander
and Don Constantino
bsander@nycap.rr.com

Sunshine – Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Babysitter Plants
Frank Almquist
falmquist@hvc.rr.com
and Sharon Gallucci
smgallucci@msn.com

Display Garden
Pat & Don Salhoff
psalhoff@verizon.net

Website – Janet Spychalski
Janet.Spychalski@its.ny.gov

Photographer – Cindi Jones
cindijones58@gmail.com

Membership – Carol Volungus
daylilly@juno.com
4 Applewood Dr.,
Rexford. NY 12148

Publicity – Cathy Fruhauf
cathyfruhauf@hotmail.com

Daylilies in the Article are:
Gryphon Warsaw Rising by Stelter, 2011
Gryphon Handow Legacy by Stelter, 2012

Sharon Springs Garden Party

Sharon Springs is holding a Garden Party on May 25th and 26th. The event is held in beautiful Sharon Springs, NY, and will have handcrafted and artisan New York and USA producers. HADS will have a booth there which Barbara Sander and Don Constantino have graciously offered to maintain for the event. Plan on visiting if you can and help out Barbara and Don at the booth.

Babysitter Plants Fan Count

With the extension of the Members’ Sale to June, we should all have no excuses for not getting the fan count on our babysitter plants to Frank Almquist and Sharon Gallucci. We should also know by now which of our babysitter plants will be coming back for the Members’ Sale.

2019 Regional Meeting

The Long Island Daylily Society (LIDS) invites you to join us Friday, July 19, through Saturday, July 20, in Long Island, New York, for the 2019 AHS Region Four Meeting. Our guest speaker is hybridizer Gil Stelter, owner of Gryphon Gardens in Guelph, Ontario.

The host hotel is the HILTON LONG ISLAND/ HUNTINGTON
598 Broad Hollow Road, Melville NY 631-577-1506
www.Hiltonlongisland.com
Mention “LIDS” to get the group rate of $165 per night.


23rd Annual CanAm Classic



HADS OFFICERS

Co-Chairs – Bill Wurster
(518) 786-3105 and
Cindi Jones (518) 598-3366
wursterw@verizon.net
cindijones58@gmail.com

Secretary – vacant

Treasurer – Carol Volungus
(518) 383-0447
daylilly@juno.com

Committee Chairs
Programs – Speakers

Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Historian – vacant

Newsletter Editor
Stephanie Kronau
skronau@nycap.rr.com

Hospitality – Barbara Sander
and Don Constantino
bsander@nycap.rr.com

Sunshine – Debi Chowdhury
debichowdhury@yahoo.com

Babysitter Plants
Frank Almquist
falmquist@hvc.rr.com
and Sharon Gallucci
smgallucci@msn.com

Display Garden
Pat & Don Salhoff
psalhoff@verizon.net

Website – Janet Spychalski
Janet.Spychalski@its.ny.gov

Photographer – Cindi Jones
cindijones58@gmail.com

Membership – Carol Volungus
daylilly@juno.com
4 Applewood Dr.,
Rexford. NY 12148

Publicity – Cathy Fruhauf
cathyfruhauf@hotmail.com

Daylilies in the Article is:
Garden Fairy by Reed, 2018

23rd Annual CanAm Classic

The 23rd Annual CanAm Classic is May 3rd and 4th in Mississauga, Ontario at the Doubletree
by Hilton Toronto Airport West Hotel
5444 Dixie Road
Mississauga, Ontario L4W 2L2
Phone 905-624-1144
(1 block south of the 401)

Registration (after April 1/19) $135 Cdn
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION CLOSED

SPEAKERS:
ALLAN BANKS – NS Harbour Breezes Daylilies
KAROL EMMERICH – MN Springwood Gardens
JAMIE GOSSARD – OH Heavenly Gardens
MIKE GROSSMAN – MNNorthern Lights
  Daylilies
RICH HOWARD – CTCT Daylily
KATHLEEN NORDSTROM – MNNorthern Lights
  Daylilies

Optional Friday evening dinner at Montanas (across the street)

Speakers Friday evening and all day Saturday Lunch included on Saturday. Optional banquet on Saturday night Plant Sale, Live Auction, Silent Auction, Chinese Auction and lots of fun!

More information and the complete agenda is available on the Ontario Daylily Society website:
www.ontariodaylily.on.ca

Sharon Springs Garden Party

Sharon Springs is holding a Garden Party on May 25th and 26th. The event is held in beautiful Sharon Springs, NY, and will have handcrafted and artisan New York and USA producers. HADS will have a booth there which Barbara Sander and Don Constantino have graciously offered to maintain for the event. Plan on visiting if you can and help out Barbara and Don at the booth.