HIPS Library: Articles

HIPS is always interested in the preservation of old iris catalogs, printed material, slides or other records of iris history. If you or someone you know would like to donate items to the HIPS Archives, please e-mail the  Public Relations Chair. Your contributions to this page are always welcome. Please e-mail Webmaster with your ideas.

1929 Checklist – Introduction 1939 Checklist – Introduction
A Little Iris History [1949] Among the Missing [2002]
Award Winning Siberians [1992] Beauties of the New Irises [1958]
Best 25 Iris of 1925 The Best Irises[1921]
Carl Salbach on Iris [1930] Confusion Confounded [1953]
The Crown Jewels of Irisdom [1937] Dr. Kleinsorge and Brown Irises [1969]
Dr. Kleinsorge’s Garden [1960] 18 Acres of Iris [1929]
First Lady or Red Ruler? [1994] Five Iris of the Year [1957]
For Color: Iris! [1952] From New Orleans to New Zealand [2001]
Historic Iris at Shows [2005] Historic Remontant Iris [1989]
Historic vs. Modern TB’s [2001] The Hybridizer’s Corner [1954]
The Iris an Ornament to Any Garden [1929] Irises and Their Cultivation [1893]
Irises of French Origin [1920] Irises Raised & Named by A.J. Bliss [1932]
Iris Families You Should Know [1920] Iris from New Zealand [1950]
Iris Germanica [1887] The Iris Legend [1970]
Iris Preservation [2005] The Iris that Lost Its Name [2006]
Iris Theme Gardens [2005] In Praise of Noids [2005]
Leave It to the Iris [1937] Lost Treasure Discovered! [2000]
Mrs. Lloyd & Her Fairy Amphitheatre [1999] The Mysterious Dr. Moody [2000]
New Iris Types [1942] The New Pink Iris [1950]
Of Exotic Birds & Tragic Lovers [1993] Old Iris in Big Sky Country [2002]
The Passionate Gardener [2008] Photographing Irises [2005]
The Pickle Barrel House Historic Iris Garden [2010] Preparing Irises for Shows [1994]
Preserving Kleinsorge Irises [2008] Richmond’s Alley Irises [1998]
The Story of Presby [2005] A Tale of 2 Iris… or Perhaps Not [1992]
A Tale of 3 Red Iris [2003] Test of Time [1952]
U.S. Iris thru N.Z. Eyes [1957] Visits to European Gardens [1919]
What America Has Done for the Iris [1921] What is that White Iris? [2005]
White List / Black List [1925] W.R.Dykes Found at Presby [1996]

Additional articles, including exposé into notable Iris cultivars and Irisarians.

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