Late Iris Show 2017

Did you know here in the Willamette Valley the iris season lasts several months. With the peak of the early-season the end of April into May. The mid-season with Siberians and the well known Tall Bearded blooming for Memorial Weekend. The late-season goes from June into July. The Greater Portland Iris Society would like to invite you to our late iris show for 2017, Sunday June 11. Location: Portland Nursery 9000 SE Division, Portland OR, 10 am to 4 pm, free to the public.

Late-season June bloom of the iris family

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Early Iris Show 2017

Greater Portland Iris Society invites you to our Early Iris Show 2017, Sunday May 7th, 10 to 4. Our host will be Clackamas Master Gardeners at their Spring Fair Plant Sale with the gates opening to the public at 9 am. Admission is $5 per person with 15 and under free, the Floral Show is free with this entry. This year we will again be inviting the Ikebana Society to showcase their craft of floral arranging at the show. We are also pleased and invite you to attend a class at 2:30 given by the current President of the local chapter of Ikebana. She will be giving a floral demonstration while talking of the different schools and their disciplines.

A beautiful garden style from last year’s show

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Hello Iris Lovers

Welcome to Greater Portland Iris Society, here you will find updated postings with photos of our public events, shows, and plant sales.

Siberian iris 'Pansy Purple' a public fovorite
Siberian iris ‘Pansy Purple’ a public favorite
Container growing iris
Container growing iris