From Robert Wayman’s catalog for 1940: “Deep true blue”.
Each photo in our gallery is assigned a vetting symbol to evaluate its accuracy. Please click here for a list and descriptions.
Help Preserve our Iris Heritage
Become a Member
Join us in the world of historic irises! Did you know you can grow the same irises as your great-grandmother? Here at HIPS, we work to preserve the irises of yesteryear so future generations can enjoy them. Our beautiful semi-annual journal, ROOTS, awaits you and you'll be right at home among our iris-loving members.