Difference: InfoInternationalIrisSocieties (r11 vs. r10)

International Iris Societies

The Iris Encyclopedia cooperates with Iris societies around the world: Below are Iris Societies that provide information and services to their nations or regions. Each has a page on the Encyclopedia that sends you to their website and/or provides information about their area found in the Encyclopedia.

National or Regional Iris Societies

National or Multinational Iris Societies

Other countries with indigenous Iris Hybridizers.

Other International Cooperating Societies based of Iris Classification

  • Aril Society International (website)
  • Tall-Bearded Iris Society (website)

The National Societies also have working groups specializing in a class of Iris and while these are sections of the main society you can also join only that section:

  • Groups of BIS (The British Iris Society) has both geographic groups and specialist groups
    • The Species Group for those who enjoy growing iris and irid species
    • The Group for Beardless Irises specializing in Japanese, Siberian, Spuria & Pacific Coast along with the other beardless irises and iridaceae
    • The Kent Group drawn from Kent and the surrounding counties
    • West and Midlands Iris Group members living in a wide area covering the Midlands, Wales and its borders
  • Sections of New Zealand Iris Society

Other Plant Societies that also deal with Irises

Their are also Iris Groups on Social Media

Regions/countries That had an iris society but can no longer be found on the internet now-- probably all expired! Does anyone have more information?

  • The Iris Society of Japan (Nihon Iris Kyokai)
  • Belgian Iris Society
  • The Central Iris Society (Moscow)
  • Danish Iris Society
  • The Japanese Iris Society ( Nihon Hanashobu Kyokai )
  • Iris Society of Southern Africa
  • Schweizer Iris-und Lilienfreunde (Swiss iris society)

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