Flint River Iris Soc members work on iris beds in front of the Griffin City Welcome signs 

The Flint River Iris Society is a non profit organization dedicated to irises, the "flowers of the rainbow," and its members who love them. We are part of Region 5 of the  American Iris SocietyWe meet eight months of the year and are involved in many community projects such as:


  • supporting the UGA Research and Education Garden by maintaining the Iris beds and participating in such events as the Scarecrows in the Garden;

  • sponsoring an Iris Show each April;

  • helping with beautification of Griffin, the Iris City of Georgia;

  • sponsoring an iris photo contest in the Spring;

  • selling Irises at the Farmer's Market during the summer months.​

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