Harry's Beloved (Indra Howard)
Photo by Beth Train
2021 Fall Trek Registration & Info
The Prescott Iris Round-Up, will held by the Prescott Area Iris Society on Saturday, October 23, 2021.
Time to put on your cowboy boots and meet up for the 2021 Fall Conference! We are rarin' to go and looking forward to welcoming you to "Everyone's Hometown' - Prescott, Arizona.
See the Upcoming Treks page for more information about the 2021 Fall Trek.
Judges Training Form updated
The judges training registration form has been updated. This form can now be filled in with most PDF viewers and browsers. Completed forms should be mailed to Beth Train, the new Judge's Training chair. See the form for details.
2021 Affiliate Form available online
Clubs applying for AIS affiliation can get the form here. This form can be printed with Adobe Reader.
Have a club meeting idea?
Cheryl Deaton is making a list of speakers and programs for all clubs to reference. Do you have an idea for a program that you think would be of interest to members of Region 15? Please let us know!
American Iris Society "World of Irises" Blog
Region 15 of the American Iris Society
Region 15 as we know it today held its first meeting on April 22, 1939. As a result of this first meeting, the American Iris Society Board of Directors joined Southern California and Arizona into one region. With varied climates, our region has tremendous potential for hybridizers and commercial growers as well as those who simply enjoy growing irises.
Region 15 currently has 10 affiliates in Southern California and Arizona. The Region and its affiliates provide education and support to local communities through programs on the care of irises, public shows and judges training sessions. Region 15 conducts Annual Spring and Fall Treks that provide a variety of programs and judges training sessions that are open to the general public. The Spring Trek includes tours of the gardens of club members to view the newer irises during bloom season. For more information regarding the Treks see the links on the left.
The bylaws of Region 15 of the American Iris Society are available here.