If, like us you are enjoying mild weather conditions you can safely plant irises until the end of November, provided you protect the plants through the first winter (with leaves, straw or other mulch to be removed entirely in March). To receive them in time, order now!
NEWS FROM CHELSEA 2014
our iris 'DOMINO NOIR' was entered for "Best plant of the Year" and won 2nd. place! We are so proud! quite an achievement in England for a French breeder! Also, we received a Silver Gilt RHS medal for our stand. (go to Chelsea section for more information)
INTERNATIONAL IRIS COMPETITION IN FLORENCE (ITALY)
Our iris "CAPRICE DE STAR" received the prize for best pink iris and "BEL AVENIR" the prize for best late-flowering iris.
Cayeux varieties selected for 2014
19 tall bearded iris + 1 intermediate created by Richard Cayeux and 7 historic varieties introduced by his his father and great grandfather.
To the left you can see a slide show of the new creations for this year, on sale from our printed catalogue published late March and online from this website.
Our entire iris collection for 2014 including the top foreign varieties we are introducing is online...
Make sure to order the new varieties as soon as possible since the stock is limited!
in 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.
International exhibits 2014 + competition results:
FLORENCE 2014: In this most internationally famous competition 'CAPRICE DE STAR" won "best pink iris" and "BEL AVENIR" "best late flowering iris.