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New Orleans Botanical Garden

5 Victory Avenue

New Orleans, LA 70119

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When Irises start blooming we know spring is in the air. If you’re interested in growing irises at home then this talk is for you!

Patrick will speak about the natural history of the five species of Louisiana irises, including current efforts to preserve them. The transition from wildflower to the latest hybrids. He will also cover growing tips and garden culture of the irises.

Patrick O’Connor has hybridized Louisiana irises since the late 70s and have registered over 120 cultivars with the American Iris Society. Patrick is an officer and past president of the Greater New Orleans Iris Society and a past officer of the Society for Louisiana Irises.

Location: Garden Study Center, New Orleans Botanical Garden in City Park. Enter through the Oscar J. Tolmas Center 5 Victory Ave New Orleans LA, 70124 there will be signs in the New Orleans Botanical Garden leading you to the garden Study Center.

For further information call 483-9473 or email scapley@nocp.org

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