Here are some links of interest or places we frequent that we'd like to share with you:
Society for Louisiana Irises
The mission of the Society is to promote the use of Louisiana irises as a gardening resource, including education, conservation of species and worthy hybrids, cooperation with other organizations of similar interests, and through hosting an annual convention.
Lots of useful information on the history and cultivation of Louisiana Iris.
American Iris Society
"Promotes the culture and improvement of the Iris. Includes events, regional chapters, classification, cultivar registration and photographs."
The Greater Orleans Iris Society was formed to promote and encourage interest in the Louisiana iris. If you're in the New Orleans area, check out this group and their activities! Also look for them on Face Book!
Zydeco Louisiana Iris Gardens
While Patrick O'Connor has closed down his retail sales, he plans to keep this wonderful source of information available to us. One of the best Louisiana Iris information sites on the internet, great pictures, wonderful stories from Patrick's 30+ years as a hobbyist, grower, and hybridizer.
Dick Sloan's Louisiana Iris Suite
A long time grower and hybridizer and past president of SLI, Dick has recorded his musings on some of the Louisiana irises he has known and loved.