The Western New York Iris Society will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at 103 Towers Blvd., Cheektowaga. Marilee Farry, an iris judge and officer in the American Iris Society Region 2, will discuss the ideal bloom time of various kinds of iris and their cultural needs – environment, fertilizing and separating the rhizomes.

For directions, call 668-1789.


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