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Middle TN iris society  meets at-ELLINGTON AGRICULTURE CENTER

  Ellington Agricultural Center  

Hogan Road,Nashville TN 

UT Extension Building


All weddings held at the Ellington Center are conducted in the Iris Garden’s Gazebo. Arrangements for weddings should be made with Ginny Russell of MTIS after 

6:00 p.m. at (615) 883-4338

                           The garden is not open until the  end of April

***The garden cannot be closed for private party on Mother's Day ***               

***Advance notice is needed for reservation of the Garden because it's popular .

The Gazebo and iris garden are maintained by the M.T.I.S. volunteers, the irises are at their best in April, May and June.


In 2000, the iris garden was recognized by the Governor as an offical Tennessee Bicentennial Iris Garden.

IRIS SALE FOR      2014    IS     JULY   12th------8:00-3:00

There is a yearly  Iris Sale is held at the Ed Jones Auditorium at the Ellington Agriculture Center. Iris will be available that have been donated by the MTIS members, come early for best selection.


Membership information will be available at the Sale.

 The MTIS  membership  has donated Irises to the State Capital grounds.