closeup: 'Sterling Flurry'  TB,  Sterling Innerst 1992


'Rumbleseat' TB, Sterling Innerst 1991


'Sterling Flurry' TB, Innerst 1992


'Bronzette Star' TB, Evelyn Kegerise 1992


Iris florentina, species from Pennsbury Manor, Morrisville PA

'Night Magic' TB, Eleanor Kegerise 1991


'Borderline' BB, Joseph Ghio 1984

'Justa Wish' MTB, Richard Morgan 1998


closeup: 'Rare Edition' IB, Joseph Gatty 1980




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Welcome to DVIS!


Delaware Valley Iris Society DVIS 
   an affiliate of the American Iris Society

Delaware Valley Iris Society

An Affiliate of The American Iris Society


Joint DVIS/AIS Region 3 Meeting and Luncheon
(Includes complementary breakfast)

Sunday November 5, 2017

9 am to 4 pm

Hilton Garden Inn Exton

720 East Eagleview Blvd, Exton, PA 19341
Located at PA Turnpike Exit 312
Follow PA 100 North. Turn right at traffic light onto East Eagleview Blvd.
Call the hotel at (610) 458-8829 for additional directions

Colder Climate Breeding and Biological Triggers

Chuck Chapman

For further information and printable reservation form,
Click Here

Public Invited


Arrival and Continental Breakfast 9:00 a.m.
Region 3 Meeting 9:30
Judges’ Training 10:00
Region 3 Auction 11:15
Gathering for Lunch Noon
Lunch 12:30 p.m.
DVIS Meeting and Election of Officers 1:30
Program 2:00
Adjourn 4:00

Delaware Valley Iris Society
Elected officers for 2017

 President  —  Carol Ann Moyer
 Vice President  —  Anne McNelis
 Secretary  —  Ron Thoman
 Treasurer  —  Laurie Dunne

Upcoming Events

        7/8 Dig Day    

        7/15 Iris Sale

DVIS Iris and Irisarians in the News

2007 1st. Place Winner, Close-Ups, Carol Ann Moyer

DVIS Irisarian Carol Ann Moyer wins First Place in the 2007 AIS Photo Contest, Close-Up category with this lovely photograph of 'Wintry Sky', Keppel 2002, taken at Gray's Iris Garden.

See article about contest winners in the October 2007 Bulletin of the American Iris Society.


●  She's a true believer in the beauty of the iris,  Phildelphia Inquirer, May 18, 2007
●  The regal flowers can be a focus,  Phildelphia Inquirer, May 18, 2007
●  A Neat Idea,  Kiss the Earth Blog, May 8, 2007 


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Worldwide distribution of vistors to the DVIS Website:  January 19, 2012   December 10, 2011   March 26,2011    January 16, 2011

Last updated: 10/26/2015