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Welcome to the Columbus Iris Society Website!

The Columbus Iris Society (CIS) engages in a number of activities centered
around educating the general public and promoting the Iris.

The CIS has financially supported the American Iris Society (AIS) which
exists for the sole purpose of promoting and advancing the culture and
improvement of the Iris. The AIS supports research and scientific study of
the Iris in its many forms and strives to communicate with and encourage its
members and the general public.

Upcoming 2013 Events

May 5th ~ Show preparations at Franklin Park Conservatory at 2 p.m.

May 18th ~ Annual Iris Show at Franklin Park Conservatory (Free Admission) 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Details will be provided by following this link to the Franklin Park Conservatory website.

May 25th ~ Oakland Nursery presentation of "Judging Irises" by CIS and American Iris Society member Jody Nolin. Jody is a judge for American Iris Society and has given numerous presentations at many AIS Chapters over the years. You can find further details & directions on Oakland Nursery's website.

July 20th ~ Iris Rhizome Sale at the Dayton 2nd St. Market in Dayton, Ohio 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

July 27th ~ Iris Rhizome Sale at Oakland Nursery at 1156 Oakland Ave. in Columbus, Ohio

August 18th ~ Columbus Iris Society meeting at Franklin Park Conservatory at 2 p.m.


For more information please email us.