A wide range of Irises are available for sale from specialists growers at the NSW Annual Iris Show, held in October each year. Iris growers also sell rhizomes and potted plants at the NSW Collectors Plant Fair, held in April at Clarendon, Bilpin Flower Show (early October) and at Kariong Plant Lovers Fair (September).
BEST Nursery at Inverell has over 400 varieties of Iris available for sale. BEST Nursery is owned and operated by BEST Employment Ltd, a not for profit community based organisation. www.bestnursery.com.au
CARROLL'S Country Gardens Nursery at Mt Tomah specialises in growing daylilies, irises, camellias, azaleas & michellias for the collector, connoisseur and hybridizer.
IRIS AUSTRALIS at Bilpin in the Blue Mountains has 1600 metres of beds with over a thousand tall bearded iris cultivars, in addition to dwarves, medians, wetlands and water iris. Michael Barnes 0412 985 238 www.irisaustralis.com
KINSpirit Iris and Daylily Farm at Krambach grows and sells Tall Bearded Iris, Louisiana (Water) Iris, Daylilies (Hemerocallis), succulents and cut flowers. Online and market sales.
NARROMINE Iris Farm grows irises, the flower of the rainbow, Canna lilies, Regal and Zonal Pelargoniums (Geraniums), pigface, Daylilies and beautiful Poppies.
RAINBOW RIDGE Nursery, started in the 1970s in Dural, now located at Burnt Yards, has a long history of breeding and introducing world class, nationally and internationally awarded Tall Bearded, Louisiana and Californian iris.
SUNSHINE Iris Nursery situated just east of the small town of Lockhart in the Riverina, specialises in the older vintage bearded iris varieties including tall bearded, median bearded and dwarf bearded iris. www.sunshineiris.com.au
Note: The NSW Iris Society provides this list of nurseries to assist gardeners find specialist Iris growers. While the Society endeavours to ensure the information provided is up to date, inclusion in the list does not imply any endorsement or guarantees.