The Legend of the Iris

The Iris was named for the Goddess of the rainbow because of it's many colours.

God put the rainbow in the heavens as a covenant that never again would the Earth by destroyed by flood.
Chapman Iris  

Canada's oldest Iris farm (33 years) Canada's Largest iris farm

Canada's largest selection of iris

USA orders will be availale this year

Website in process of being updated for 2024

A lot of problems with loss of plants over wintr has delayed knowing what is available for sales this year


Order form is downloadable from 'Ordering Information ' page.




Greetings for 2024
About Us
2023 Introductions
Former Introductions
Miniature Dwarf Bearded (MDB)
Standard Dwarf Bearded (SDB)
Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Miniature Tall Bearded (MTB)
Border Bearded (BB)
Tall Bearded (TB)
Bearded Species
Iris Notes
Planting Instructions
Iris Diseases
Iris Terminology
Iris Awards
Open House/Special Events
Ordering Information

Chapman Iris Canada Welcome to the Chapman Iris web site! Chapman Iris Canada

Chuck is a well-known breeder/grower/hybridizer of various varieties of Iris, and his gardens are located near Guelph, in beautiful southern Ontario, Canada.

We have tried to make it easy for you to find your way around the site. All main categories are listed above, and each Main Page for a category links to the others. Within each category you can look by alphabet if you are looking for something special, or browse through everything in the category by just clicking on 'next' at the bottom of each page.

We hope you enjoy your visit!

To contact us:

Chapman Iris
, 8790 Wellington Road 124, Guelph. Ontario N1H 6H7 Canada

(519) 856-0956 I'll be out in garden most of time. But you can try.

Send a message to : best option, as I will see it when I come in from garen
If you are leaving a message, say your name slowly and clearly, and if leaving a number say it very slowly and clearly. Phone does not record your number

Best is to send e-mail to