By its charter, the AIS
Foundation exists to:
1. Foster and
encourage education and scientific research
to improve the standards of excellence of the
2. Stimulate general
interest in all species and cultivars
3. Administer awards
and honors to worthy individuals,
institutions, and organizations for advancement
breeding, culture, use, literature, or scientific
Iris or related genera.
My thanks to the many individuals who
have contributed their time and effort
to the completion of this web site.