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DATE CHANGE FOR MARTAGON SHOW

The Martagon Show will now be held on Saturday, July 9 and Sunday, July 10. Mother Nature sent us cooler days so there were not enough martagon lilies blooming yet to present a good show. We want everyone to see what truly amazing flowers are on martagon lilies, anywhere from 5-50 blooms per stem! Compete

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Reference Books

Are you a lily lover or new to lilies? Do you want to learn more about the cultivation of lilies, varieties of lilies or the hybridizers who created them? Check out these books for your winter reading. LET’S GROW LILIES – $10.00   This is a comprehensive guide to growing lilies. Great for beginners or a

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July 8 (Friday)

ARLS Annual Martagon Show

July 8 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm University of Alberta Botanic Garden

Stems are brought in for classifying and staging. Join the competition for the 25th Martagon Show, the only show featuring martagon lilies in North America. The competition is open to everyone, so bring your best lily stems and compete for…

July 9 (Saturday)

ARLS Annual Martagon Show

July 9 All Day University of Alberta Botanic Garden

Check out the 25th Martagon Show. Judging takes place from 9:30 to 12:00 p.m. Public viewing 12:00 to 5:00 p.m. See these dainty lilies in a wide variety of colours with up to 50 flowers per stem, many of which…

July 10 (Sunday)

ARLS Annual Martagon Show

July 10 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm University of Alberta Botanic Garden

Check out the award winning martagons and make notes for the fall bulb sales. These dainty lilies are available in a wide variety of colours with up to 50 flowers per stem, many of which have been hybridized by Alberta…

July 22 (Friday)

ARLS Annual Show

July 22 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm U of A Botanical Garden

Lilies are accepted for staging and classifying only.  Bring your best lilies of any variety and lily inspired designs to be judged according to NALS criteria.  This competition is open to everyone, whether or not you are a member! Join…

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