The world's Iris Societies have created many types of awards. Garden Awards are recommendations to the public of the best Irises to grow. By following the links you can explore the recommendations of the various national societies: Honorary awards for people are in the History area.
The American Iris Society awards include:
Besides the medals for a particular class of Iris the AIS also has the
For an explanation of the structure of the awards system and how it is judged click here.
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