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Bayou and Marsh

Issue of June 2017


2017 GNOIS Calendar

The next GNOIS General Membership Meeting will be held on Saturday morning, Saturday, August 19, 9:00 till 11:30 AM in the Playhouse at Longue Vue.  Details in the August 2017 newsletter.  The program will be announced soon.  Mark your calendars for this and other upcoming events!

Saturday, August 19, 9AM til Noon Membership Meeting Longue Vue
Saturday, September 30, 9AM til Noon Membership Meeting Longue Vue
Saturday, October 21, 9AM til Noon Membership Meeting Longue Vue

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 10 AM - Noon

Annual Iris Sale

Longue Vue


Third Tuesdays in the Sculpture Garden

Next date: March 21, 9:00 AM - Noon in the Master Gardeners Super Plant Garden and in the Louisiana Iris Display Garden in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden. 

At each of the Third Tuesday Sessions, there will be some cultural demonstration and a few take-homes irises for those who help.  There are always experienced Louisiana iris growers present if you want to ask questions of just chat about the irises.

GNOIS Members Working at Third Tuesday

GNOIS Members Benny Trahan, Roland Guidry and Linda Trahan working in the Guest Iris beds in the Sculpture Garden on the workday in May.

If you have good pictures of your spring iris bloom and want to submit them for the website, send them to:

2018 Conventions

American Iris Society


Society for Louisiana Irises

Fleur de gras

New Orleans

April 2018

Details on the Convention Website (click here)



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