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Welcome to SCHAS Daylily & Bulb Society 

SCHAS is Southern California's Daylily and Bulb Society. It is the home of many of Southern California's best growers of a variety of bulbs and daylilies.

SCHAS                                                                                                                                        is the acronym for Southern California Hemerocallis and Amaryllis Society,                      recognizing the botanical origins of the two plant groups most grown at the founding of the Society.

Meetings are on the 3rd Saturday of each month   10:00 - 12 PM                                       except June, July, August and December (See our calendar inside)

Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden - Palm Room                                         301 N. Baldwin Ave                                                                                                                       Arcadia, CA 91007

Upcoming Events

Sat. Nov 21, 2019 - Member pot-luck Holiday lunch and Amaryllis procurement

Sat. January 18, 2020 - Wonderful speaker

Join us for show and tell, mini auction, raffles, refreshments 

Past Events

Sat., Oct. 19, 2019:  Wildflowers of South Africa - Tom Glavich                                                 We held the annual Daylily Procurement Sale.  At that annual event the members were often able to purchase many new hybrids at a fraction of the catalog prices. 

Sat., Sept. 21, 2019:  All you want to know about Cycads - Michael Conner

Sat. and Sun. June 1 & 2, 2019 -  SCHAS Daylily show and Sale

The SCHAS Daylily show is a major club event held the first weekend of June in Ayres Hall at the Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden. This event is a judged show, with some of the best new and older hybrids on display.  A sale of select specimens is available at the show.

April 11 & 12, 2019 - Bulbs - Daylilies - Iris - Exotic Plants: Show & Sale


May 22-24, 2015 - SCHAS hosted the AHS Region 7 Daylily Conference 

A major event, Pre-registration was required.  All were invited to join old friends and new from the Western Region to participate in the conference.  There were many members in attendance from Arizona, Nevada, Northern and Southern California and Utah.  A reception was held on Friday evening, the hotel provide complimentary breakfast on Saturday morning before we left on our bus trip.  The trip took us north through the city of Calabasas on to John Schoustra's Daylily Nursery where guests purchased many daylilies, iris and succulents.  There a short business meeting was held after a wonderful lunch provided by Dearmore's.  at the next stop we visited a spectacular private garden with a man made lake on a huge property.  The bus trip ended back at the hotel in time for a nice dinner at the Northwoods Inn.  There we had a Daylily presentation by Jaime  with a raffle and auction plants.  Sunday morning many attendees did sight seeing and those who wanted them were provided with passes to the Huntington Botanic Garden.

All Are Welcome to Our Monthly meetings

Meetings consist of a presentation by a guest speakers and there is a display table for the best blooms of the month providing an educational show and tell session. The mini-auctions of rare and unusual specimens and the dollar raffles are plentiful with daylilies and bulbs. 

Admission is free!