Membership Value

The BC Iris Society celebrates and promotes Irises in British Columbia. We spread knowledge and awareness of Irises through meetings, providing speakers for other groups, and advice to members and the general public on growing Irises successfully. Links are maintained with other iris enthusiasts by affiliation with the American Iris Society.

Please join our society and enjoy new friends and many benefits:

Annual Bulletin with BCIS news, expert advice on Iris growing and care with beautiful and eye-catching iris photos

The Rainbow Goddess newsletter twice per year with information on garden tours, tips on iris culture, and members-only iris purchases

Group Purchases – the unique opportunity to buy new and unusual irises at reasonable prices including import from the United States

Garden Tours/Workshops – great opportunities to meet passionate Iris growers, learn from them and see their gardens

Annual Meeting – get together with Iris lovers and enjoy Iris lectures

Iris Communications – regular E-mail updates and links to other Iris societies

Display Gardens - BCIS has created and our volunteers maintain beautiful Iris display gardens at Government House and Horticulture Centre of the Pacific in Victoria.

Website and Social Media – great resources for Iris lovers

Membership Information

Our membership year is the same as the calendar year. Dues are $15 for individuals and $16 for families and societies. Members are encouraged to pay three years to simplify the renewal process ($45 or $48 for 3 years).

Please mail the following information and your cheque (payable to BCIS) to
Diane Whitehead - BCIS, 5088 Clutesi St., Victoria, B.C. V8Y 1X4

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