Sponsor the National Plant Collections - follow Iris (Sir Cedric Morris introductions)

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Follow Iris

Sarah Cook holds a National Plant Collection of Iris (Sir Cedric Morris introductions), planted in a garden in Suffolk.

Sarah was head gardener at Sissinghurst for 14 years. Since then she has sought out and reassembled an amazing collection of the exquisite bearded irises that were bred and painted by Sir Cedric Morris. She was awarded a Gold medal at RHS Chelsea Flower Show in 2015.

Sarah Cook is looking forward to keeping you up to date with developments in the collection.

You will receive:

  • a personalised certificate
  • an introductory newsletter about the collection
  • expert growing tips from the collection holder
  • three newsletters a year about this National Collection
  • our National Plant Collections Directory or Plant Heritage Journal

Sponsor the National Plant Collections, follow Iris (Sir Cedric Morris introductions)

Your sponsorship will help us protect the diversity of our rich garden flora. We will be able to

  • work with new collection holders to save plant groups missing from the National Plant Collection scheme
  • provide more support to National Collection Holders through our bursary scheme
  • train more volunteers to help collection holders across the country
  • create a comprehensive resource about the incredible plants in our National Collections 

Find out more about the National Plant Collection scheme

Delivery will be within 10 days - please contact us if a gift is needed earlier.

Questions? Read the FAQs.

Conserving the diversity of garden plants

eg: plant genus, common name, county, collection holder name.