Guest post by Sallie Ricks
The Eastern North Carolina Iris Society Show is happening this Sunday, April 29, 2012 from 12:00–5:00 pm. It just so happens to be an American Iris Society accredited show and sponsored by the Eastern North Carolina Iris Society in Cooperation with the North Carolina Garden Club and the JC Raulston Arboretum.
You’ll have the chance to see modern iris hybrids and artistic arrangements featuring irises in this judged show. Bring your questions about irises and get information on growing, digging, dividing, planting, and purchasing. Take a look at the schedule for the day:
- 8:00–10:00 am – Entries accepted
- 10:30 am–12:00 pm – Judging
- 12:00–5:00 pm – Public admitted to the show
Entering the show
To enter iris stalks in the Horticulture Division, an exhibit in the Educational Division, or a design in the Artistic Division, contact Susan Grigg at email@example.com.
- Cost: Free.
- Registration: Advanced registration is not available.
- Location: Ruby C. McSwain Education Center, JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
- Parking: Free parking is available at the JC Raulston Arboretum and along Beryl Road.
- Questions: Please call (919) 870-8345 for more information about this event.