Calendar

Feb
23
Sun
ARLS Winter Mingle @ Crestwood Hall
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
ARLS Winter Mingle @ Crestwood Hall | Edmonton | Alberta | Canada

Awards for 2019 shows will be awarded. Meet fellow lily enthusiasts to share lily stories, seeds and pictures. Lily bulbs for sale. Silent Auction with plants, bulbs and gardening items.

Bring a snack to share.

Feb
24
Mon
Cannas, Bananas and Birds of Paradise @ Central Lions Seniors Recreational Centre
Feb 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Cannas, Bananas and Birds of Paradise @ Central Lions Seniors Recreational Centre | Edmonton | Alberta | Canada

AGM starts at 7:00

Starting at 7:30 Lyndon Penner brings tropicals to our gardens with ‘Cannas, Bananas and Birds of Paradise’

Mar
30
Mon
Design for Easy Gardening @ Central Lions Seniors Recreational Centre
Mar 30 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Design for Easy Gardening @ Central Lions Seniors Recreational Centre | Edmonton | Alberta | Canada

Kevin Napora encourages us with ‘Design for Easy Gardening’

Apr
18
Sat
ARLS Annual General Meeting @ Woodvale Hall
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
ARLS Annual General Meeting @ Woodvale Hall | Edmonton | Alberta | Canada

ARLS Annual General Meeting will be held from 10-12:00 with a review of 2019 and election of officers. Speaker to follow after lunch. Bid on various plants and garden items at our silent auction.

Speaker TBA

Apr
25
Sat
Calgary Hort. Society Garden Show @ Max Bell Centre
Apr 25 – Apr 26 all-day
Calgary Hort. Society Garden Show @ Max Bell Centre | Calgary | Alberta | Canada

Wide variety of hardy lily bulbs for sale. These are ready to plant soon and will add colour to your garden this summer.

Apr
27
Mon
Gardening for Butterflies, Birds and Pollinators @ Central Lions Seniors Recreational Centre
Apr 27 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Gardening for Butterflies, Birds and Pollinators @ Central Lions Seniors Recreational Centre | Edmonton | Alberta | Canada

John Acorn encourages us in ‘Gardening for Butterflies, Birds and Pollinators’

May
23
Sat
Fulton Place Garden Swap @ Fulton Place Hall
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fulton Place Garden Swap @ Fulton Place Hall | Edmonton | Alberta | Canada

Lily bulbs for sale by ARLS, ready to plant right away. Garden tools, pots, plants, etc. to swap or buy.

May
25
Mon
Gardening Sustainably @ Central Lions Senior Recreational Centre
May 25 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Gardening Sustainably @ Central Lions Senior Recreational Centre | Edmonton | Alberta | Canada

Jocelyn Crocker discusses ‘Gardening Sustainably’

Jun
29
Mon
Succulents @ Central Lions Seniors Recreational Centre
Jun 29 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Succulents @ Central Lions Seniors Recreational Centre | Edmonton | Alberta | Canada

Listen to Paul Zammit speak on ‘Succulents’

Jul
4
Sat
ARLS Annual Martagon Show @ University of Alberta Botanic Garden
Jul 4 – Jul 5 all-day
ARLS Annual Martagon Show @ University of Alberta Botanic Garden | Spruce Grove | Alberta | Canada

Join us for the 25th Martagon Show, the only one featuring martagon lilies in Canada. Event is open to everyone, so bring your best lily stems and compete for awards based on judging according to NALS criteria. Judging takes place July 4 from 10-12:00 a.m. with public viewing 12:00 to 6:00 p.m. and viewing on July 5 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

See these dainty lilies in a wide variety of colours with up to 50 flowers per stem, many of which have been hybridized by Alberta growers.

For information on showing lilies and the various entry categories, please check under Shows on the website.