Welcome to the Garden State Iris Society

2020 Virtual Iris Show seen in slideshow above.

The Garden State Iris Society (GSIS) is a club for New Jersey gardeners, growers and lovers of garden irises.

We are part of American Iris Society (AIS) Region 3, which covers New Jersey, Delaware and Pennsylvania.

2019 Spring Iris Show TOP WINNERS

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

If you want to have fun while learning about, growing and showing irises, please join us. Membership in GSIS is FREE for New Jersey residents when you join the American Iris Society. For more info, see our new membership brochure.

We have programs on all phases of iris culture including:

  • Local garden tours.
  • Annual spring shows.
  • Annual iris rhizome sales.
  • Luncheons with renowned iris hybridizers and growers.

Read more about GSIS history. See Calendar for all Region 3 Iris activities. Once you join the American Iris Society (AIS), membership in GSIS is automatic and free for NJ residents. Click here to join AIS. You'll get colorful, informative, quarterly iris bulletins and other perks, while supporting iris culture.
As a member of GSIS, you'll get local N.J. information on growing, showing, arranging and hybridizing irises.

Iris | Bearded Irises | Garden Irises | Tall Bearded Irises | Japanese Irises | Miniature Bearded Irises | Dutch Irises | Siberian Irises | Median Irises | Louisiana Irises | Reblooming Irises | Space-Age Irises | Species Irises

This website's background image was taken at South Jersey Iris, one of our commercial member gardens.

louisiana irises

C. Button photo from AIS Bulletin cover