DAVID METZGER

DAVID METZGER HAS BEEN AWARDED A LIFE MEMBERSHIP IN RADS FOR HIS OUTSTANDING SERVICE TO THE GROUP. DAVID IS WIDELY RESPECTED AS A “PLANTSMAN EXTRAORDINAIRE”. BESIDES GROWING DAYLILIES, DAVID HAS EXTENSIVE COLLECTIONS OF HOSTA, STAGHORN FERNS, DAHLIA, AND AROIDS JUST TO NAME A FEW MAJOR GROUPS.  HE HAS WENT ON EXPEDITIONS TO SOUTH AMERICA TO COLLECT SOME OF THE RARER SPECIES THAT HE IS INTERESTED IN. HIS HOME AND GARDEN HAS BEEN THE SITE OF NUMEROUS RADS PICNICS 


 

 

DAVID RECEIVES HIS LIFE MEMBERSHIP CERTIFICATE FROM PAULETTE MILLER
DAVID’S LIFE MEMBERSHIP CERTIFICATE
THIS METZGER SEEDLING WON THE 2006 HYBRIDIZER AWARD
RVP LEN LEHMAN PRESENTS THE AWARD TO DAVID

 

DAYLILIES HYBRIDIZED BY DAVID METZGER

 

 

Clark Earl Metzger (Metzger, 2006)

height 45″, bloom 8.5″, season EM, Dormant, Diploid, 18 buds, 3 branches,  Golden orange with mahogany eye above golden green throat. (Cleopatra × Tigereye Spider)

 

DAVID PICKING WINNING NUMBERS FOR THE PLANT SWAP AT HIS HOME
DAVID GROOMING A SCAPE FOR THE FLOWER SHOW
RICHARD DITTMAN LOOKS ON AS DAVID REMOVES A BLEMISH
DAVID METZGER RELAXING AT THE 2004 RADS CHRISTMAS PARTY
DAVID AND CURT HANSON AT LADYBUG BEAUTIFUL GARDENS
DAVID RECENTLY CELEBRATED HIS 80TH BIRTHDAY AT A RADS MEETING

 

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