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2017 MEDIAN IRIS MINI-CONVENTION - MEDIANS RULE SUPREME IN 2017
Held on May 18-20, 2017
LAFAYETTE, INDIANA

On May 18-20, 2017, the Iris Growers of Eastern Indiana, Indiana Daylily and Iris Society, AIS Region 6 and the Median Iris Society hosted a fabulous Median Iris Mini-Convention featuring six gardens. More than 46 hybridizers sent more than 278 varieties. Workers planted over 800 rhizomes in the six gardens, four of which are in the Lafayette area. The convention featured what may have been the best collection of MTBs ever...54 cultivars from 21 hybridizers!

Previous Median Conventions:

Year Convention Theme Convention Host Location
2011Median HeavenOklahoma City, OK
2007Prairie GoldLincoln, NE
2004Medians Galore
(or Medians and More)
Portland, OR
2001Median OdysseyBoston, MA
1996Median FixPortland, OR
1993Median SpreeOklahoma City, OK
1989Median MusterBoston, MA

Not to be forgotten was the AIS Convention in Detroit, MI in 1997 which became a “median convention” with 'Vavoom' winning the Cook Cup and 'Bangles' winning the President's Cup.