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This year's annual ISD Iris Trek will take place on Monday and Tuesday, April 15 & 16, 2019. 

Non ISD members - provided bus space available - $85 for both days (lunches included).

ISD members with less than 7 participation points earned - $85 for both days (lunches included).

ISD members with 7 or more participation points earned - $35 for both days (lunches included).

For members and non-members who only want to attend one day of tour - names will be placed on a waiting list and if space available, will pay 1/2 of the $35 or $85, depending on membership status and points accumulated.

Details are still being worked out.  Stay tuned for the specifics.

Please contact Bonnie J Nichols  @ 214-676-9892 for more information. 

We will leave from Holy Cross Lutheran Church (11425 Marsh Lane Dallas, TX) at 7:30 a.m. and return around 4:30 p.m. 

Gardens we will be touring are:

Monday the 15th (tentative):

     not determined yet

Tuesday the 16th (tentative):

     not determined yet

After the bus returns to Holy Cross Lutheran Church on Tuesday (16th), anyone interested in learning how to hybridize irises will meet at the Addison Garden.  Instructors will demonstrate how to hybridize irises.  We will tag our iris crosses and harvest the seeds in late summer.  

We will have snacks and water on the bus.  Lunch will be provided both days.

 This year we will continue with the iris awards to the Trek.  There will an award for the best iris clump seen in the tour gardens as well as an award for the favorite iris hybridized by a Texas hybridizer. 





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