Irises forum→Hello from Willinator, Now its a matter of finding vendors for irises

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Name: William Groth
Houston, TX zone 9a
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Apr 8, 2020 11:44 PM CST
Well, now I am looking for recommendations for vendors

I am specifically interested in dwarf irises
I reticulata
Dwarf Bearded Irises
Dwarf Louisiana Irises
Dwarf Japanese Irises

I can find a place to put them with full sun or
dappled shade as we have several big pine trees
in the yard Thank You!
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Name: Lucy
Hamilton, MA (Zone 6b)
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Region: United States of America
Apr 9, 2020 6:18 AM CST
Dwarf bearded iris gardens: Mid-America gardens, Winterberry Iris gardens, Aitkens gardens, Stout gardens at Dancing Tree, Sutton's gardens. You see you can gaze for a day. that is just a start.
Name: Evelyn
Sierra foothills, Northern CA (Zone 8a)
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Apr 9, 2020 9:31 AM CST
For Iris reticulata and Dutch Iris, I would recommend Brent and Becky's.
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Name: Daisy
close to Baltimore, MD (Zone 7a)
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Apr 9, 2020 5:37 PM CST
Do dwarf japanese irises exist? Can anyone give examples of them?
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Name: Leslie
Durham, NC (Zone 8a)
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Apr 9, 2020 6:06 PM CST
No dwarf LA's or Japanese exist. At least not in the US. You would be potting regular sized one.

For LA's try Iris City Gardens in TN or Cindy's Louisiana Iris. Both links can be found in the Vendor list thread. JI's, try Mt. Pleasant Iris, Ensata Gardens, Cascadia Iris Gardens, Aitken's has both JI and LA. That will give you a start. There are more if needed.
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Name: daphne
san diego county, ca (Zone 10a)
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Apr 9, 2020 9:37 PM CST
no dwarf 'ji's' that i know of, willinator. however, they do have different heights. you might choose the shorter variety? most of the vendors list the iris heights, and description.

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