Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Day of Daylilies Planned.(West Side Journal)

Byline: Rozanna M. Martinez Of the Journal

* The 19th annual event will be held at the Albuquerque Garden Center

Blossoms and beasts will surround the Albuquerque Garden Center on Sunday during the 19th annual Hemerocallis Show and Sale.

Lifesize gorilla and polar bear replicas will greet guests and create a fun and inviting environment for children, said event chairwoman and Taylor Ranch resident Connie Elmore.

A garden fountain will also be added this year to provide more atmosphere and an area where guests can sit, Elmore added.

The event is sponsored by the Albuquerque Daylily Society.

Several members, including Elmore, will enter their home-grown daylilies into various contest categories including unusual forms, audience choice, and flower arrangement categories. …

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