Our new iris collection of 2016 is online!
18 NEW CAYEUX VARIETIES + A NUMBER OF EXCELLENT VARIETIES FROM THE U.S.A. AND AUSTRALIA SELECTED BY R. CAYEUX FOR A TOTAL OF OVER -650 IRISES SHOWN ON LINE!
Admire the New introductions by Richard Cayeux which can be viewed on the slide show on the left of this home page.
All dispatches of bearded iris will be programmed as of June 15th on a first come first go basis. Iris Sibirica and Daylilies can be sent in March and after August 15th for immediate planting
23-27 May: We will be at the Chelsea Flower Show, ready to welcome you!
28 & 29 May: The Iris Festival at Château de Pesselières (near Sancerre, France). A beautiful romantic park where irises are at their best!
2 to 31 May: OPEN DAYS AT OUR NURSERY (including w.e. and holidays) come and enjoy our display beds where 400 or more varieties can be compared among which our newest varieties! Entrance: free
Launched this year: the first IRIS ROUTE in the gorgeous Centre & Val de Loire region: details on www.routedesiris.com includes 5 remarkable parks & gardens and 2 of the top European nurseries.
2015 EXCELLENT RESULTS FOR CAYEUX :
CHELSEA 2015: the Cayeux stand was awarded a Gold Medal!
INTERNATIONAL IRIS COMPETITION IN PARIS 2015 : the Cayeux iris 'BARBE NOIRE' won 1st. prize!
CHELSEA 2014: our iris 'DOMINO NOIR' was entered for "Best plant of the Year" and won 2nd place! We were so proud! quite an achievement in England for a French breeder.
OUR ENTIRE IRIS COLLECTION FOR 2015 IS ONLINE!
15 New introductions by Cayeux and many new varieties from the U.S. and Australia! (you can find all of them by clicking on New Varieties).
Our entire collection for this year includes 420 TALL BEARDED IRIS, 74 INTERMEDIATE, 80 STANDARD DWARF IRIS AND 33 MINIATURE DWARF IRIS;
Also available to be planted in spring 30 IRIS SIBIRICA, 17 "WATER IRISES" and 54 different DAYLILIES (Hemerocallis)
Make sure to order the new varieties very soon since the stock is limited!
2012: Richard Cayeux proudly received the FOSTER MEMORIAL PLAQUE from the British Iris Society. This plaque is reserved as a special personal award to those who contribute to the advance of the genus Iris.
2014: Our valued variety 'MAGNETISME' received an A.G.C. (award) from the British Iris Society which confirms our impression that it is the archetype of an excellent modern iris in all respects. When presented, it also was highly praised at the exhibit Journées des Plantes de Courson 2014.