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The links given below are those which we think you will find useful. Please let us know of anyone connected with the group who is omitted, as we would like to rectify the ommision as quickly as possible.

  1. UK Nurseries
  2. UK Plant Collections
  3. European Nurseries
  4. Other Nurseries
  5. Societies
  6. Blogs
  7. Web Forums

UK Nurseries
www.binnyplants.co.uk A general nursery near Edinburgh with a good selection of irises. Also mail order.
www.rowdengardens.com National Collection of Iris (fulva, pseudacorus, versicolor, virginica & laevigata cvs.), nursery & garden

UK Plant Collections
www.auldenfarm.co.uk National Collection of Siberian Iris & Garden with a range of irises in Herefordshire.
http://freespace.virgin.net/almond.jim/ National Collection of Scorpiris in Shropshire
www.kew.org National Collection of Scorpiris at Kew, London
www.louisianairiscollection.co.uk National Collection of Louisiana irises, Thundersley, Essex
www.marwoodhillgarden.co.uk National Collection of Iris Ensata, garden and nursery. 20 acre garden with 3 lakes and a stream, created by the late Dr. Smart. Devon.
www.nccpg.com/National-Collections/Collection-Results.aspx?id=1058 National Collection of Siberian Iris in Dumfriesshire, planted in the garden of Georgian manse overlooking River Annan. Many other new Iris introductions throughout the garden from America and Germany.
www.winterbourne.org.uk National Collection of Iris unguicularis in the Winterbourne Botanic Garden.

European Nurseries
www.tamberg.homepage.t-online.de Dr Tomas Tamberg is a leading hybriser of beardless irises. He has done pioneering work on interspecies crosses.

Other Nurseries
www.eartheartgardens.com Nursery founded in 1993 to offer hybrids of the late Dr Currier McEwen - both Siberian and Japanese irises.
www.ensata.com Ensata Gardens - American nursery specialising in Japanese, Siberian and species irises.
www.fieldstonegardens.com A general plant nursery, but with the Siberian Iris introductions of Jeff Dunlop and Dean Cole.
www.jpwflowers.com Joe Pye Weed's Garden. American nursery specialising in Siberian, Versicolor and species irises.
www.tempotwo.com.au Tempo Two Nusery - an Australian nursery principally growing bearded iris, including those raised by Barry Blyth the owner.

Societies
www.louisianas.org The Society for Louisana Irises is an American based society for the promotion of Louisiana irises.
www.pacificcoastiris.org The Society for the Pacific Coast Native Iris
www.signa.org The Species Iris Group of North America
www.socji.org The Society for Japanese Irises

Blogs
www.historiciris.blogspot.com The historic iris blog of New Zealand based Terry Johnson.

Web Forums
http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/BeardlessIrisPhotos/ A Yahoo group for the echange of photos of Siberian, Japanese and beardless species.
http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/Louisiana-Iris/ Yahoo group dedicated to Louisiana Irises



Other General Links
www.alpinegardensociety.net The Alpine Garden Society - promoting an interest in all aspects of alpine plants cultivation and conservation
www.hardy-plant.org.uk The Hardy Plant Society stimulates interest in growing hardy herbaceous plants.
www.nccpg.com Plant Heritage is the world's leading garden plant conservation charity.
www.rhs.org.uk The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS
www.srgc.net Scottish Rock Garden Club - for people who love plants


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