The information include within this page and its links captures the various awards and recognition presented by the American Iris Society (AIS) for this particular year.
Annual Garden Awards
of AIS are the results of accredited judges’ evaluations of garden grown irises seen by the judges and voted on. The pages and linked documents summarize the results and the AIS Garden Awards thus bestowed on iris for this award year.
Annual popularity recognitions, Convention Cups, also summarized here, are voted on by the AIS National Convention attendees having visited the convention tour gardens as part of each annual AIS National Convention
The awards and recognitions that are summarized by the pages and documents here, and from other years, are also recorded in each iris cultivar's page.
, a Tall Bearded Iris by Keith Keppel, see photo, is the 1972 American Dykes Medal
winner, the highest award annually voted by American Iris Society judges.
The 1972 AIS Awards
were published in the July 1972 Bulletin, pp 42-46.
This version of the 1972 AIS Awards
includes links to each of the Iris in the awards list.
The 1972 Japanese Iris Awards
were published in the January 1973 Bulletin, page 58.
This is a temporary place holder for a link to a 1972 Award Winners Gallery page that is under construction. Feel free to view it.
The Walther Cup
The 1972 President's Cup and Franklin Cook Cup
winners published in the July 1972 Bulletin, page 41.
The Franklin Cook Cup
The President's Cup
The 1972 National Convention Favorite Guest Iris
published in July 1972 bulletin, page 41.
The 1972 Favorite Guest Iris with Links to each of the iris.
The 1972 High Commendation
winners published in the October 1972 Bulletin, pages 63-64.
The 1972 High Commendation winners with Links to each of the iris.
The 1972 Judges' Choice
winners published in the October 1972 Bulletin, pages 58-61.
The 1972 Popularity Poll
published in the October 1972 Bulletin, pages 61-62.
The 1972 Nelson Award
winner published in the October 1972 Bulletin, page 41.
The J. Arthur Nelson Award
The 1972 Exhibition Certificate
winners published in the October 1972 Bulletin, pages 57-58.
The 1972 Exhibition Certificate winners with Links to each of the iris.
The 1972 Regional Test Garden Awards
were published in the October 1972 Bulletin, page 64.
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