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2017 Popularity Polls

Vote in Region 4 Popularity Poll through AHS website -
You can vote for up to 10 daylilies:
- select from the list provided and you can write-in up to 5 cultivars.
go to ballot here
Deadline September 1


ODS Popularity Poll - you can vote for 10 cultivars - all write-ins.
A link to the online ballot will be sent directly to ODS members by email.
If you have lost track of the email containing that link, contact Don Blakely.
Votes will be collected by Ken Yardley.
Deadline August 31




Next Meeting



21st Annual ODS Fall Classic

September 23rd, 2017


Puslinch Community Centre
Brock Rd S Alberfoyle, ON
Google Map
exit 299 off 401 on County Rd 46 (Brock Rd S)

SPEAKERS


Jeff Mason "Naturalistic gardens". Jeff and his mother Marjorie own Mason House Gardens of Uxbridge

Mary Ann Van Berlo - ODS member from Maitland, has home and garden on the St. Lawrence River Van Berlo Garden

Charmaine Payne - Fairyscape Daylilies

Consignment sale table and auction



Congratulations to ODS members David Jewell and Adele Keohan who won
2017 AHS Awards for articles they wrote for Daylilies in the Great Northeast






ODS Popularity Poll 2016


For the 5th year in a row - most popular daylily as voted by ODS members:

SUN PANDA (Culver, 2009)
HM 2013



Click here for a PowerPoint Slide Show of all Pop Poll results.





2017 LYCETT AWARD

For the 2017 Lycett Award all ODS members will again have the opportunity to vote online. Entries will be posted here on the ODS website and a link to the ballot will be sent to all ODS members.
Plan now to participate in 2017. Keep your cameras handy to capture your favourite seedling. Two photos are required - first the flower face and second the whole plant (scapes with flower, buds, branching and stem). Also collect statistics on flower size, bud count and scape height.
The Lycett Award will continue to be presented at the Can-Am.
Deadline for entries will be January 14, 2018.
Click here for more details.



2016 LYCETT AWARD WINNER

Barry Matthie

ODS President Don Blakely with Barry Matthie


winning seedling - large class


Lauren Jones with her winning entry in Unusual Form class




AHS AWARDS - 2015

HONORABLE MENTION

SPECIALTY AWARD
Don C Steven Award
Best eyed cultivar

ELSIE STELTER, Stelter-G, 2010

SUN PANDA, Culver-B, 2009

photo from Gryphon Gardens website

photo by Bryan Culver





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Members are from all across the province of Ontario from Windsor to Ottawa and north to Sudbury and Marathon.

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