“Those Summertime Blooms” is the theme for the Baton Rouge Daylily Society’s open garden tour on Saturday, May 30.

The tour, which is free and runs from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., features beautifully landscaped public and private gardens in Baton Rouge and the surrounding area. In addition to thousands of different daylily varieties, you’ll also see plenty of landscape plants, water features and garden art on the tour. For more information, contact tour Chairman Jimmy Terrio at (985) 652-7630 or email

Color/Bright GreenBaton Rouge Daylily Society tour:

7950 Independence Blvd., The Botanical Garden of Baton Rouge

18175 Owen Road, Prairieville

42045 Betty St., Academy Heights subdivision, Gonzales

14510 Brenda Drive, Academy Heights subdivision, Gonzales

22 Hackberry, Laplace

1500 Ellis Drive, Hammond

73444 Plantation St., Covington