The official results of the AIS awards for 2018 pertaining to Louisiana irises are:

The Mary Swords DeBaillion Medal - 143 votes cast - 1 winner

32 votes - 'Deja Voodoo' by Patrick O'Connor

Runners Up:

24 votes - 'Dark Dude' by Ron Betzer

18 votes - 'Michigan Belle' by Jill Copeland

17 votes - 'Edna Grace' by Heather Pryor

16 votes - 'Blue Splatter' by Wayland Rudkin

13 votes - 'Lafayette Moon' by Hooker Nichols

Louisiana Irises Award of Merit - 252 votes cast - 2 winners

59 votes - 'When Pigs Fly' by Patrick O'Connor

49 votes - 'Watermelon Wizard' by Hooker Nichols

Runners Up:

39 votes - 'Melody Wilhoit' by Hooker Nichols

19 votes - 'Lady of Lometa' by Jim Landers

12 votes - 'Ride for Dixie' by M & J Wilhoit

11 votes - 'Katrina Dog' by Patrick O'Connor

11 votes - 'Texas Toast' by Joe Mertzweiller registered by Marie Caillet

Louisiana Iris Honorable Mention - 285 votes cast - 4 winners

26 votes - 'Who's Ya Mama' by Joseph Musacchia

19 votes - 'Aqua Velva' by Kevin Vaughn

17 votes - 'Peach Sorbet' by Joseph Musacchia

16 votes - 'Heartbreak Warfare' by Hooker Nichols

Runners Up:

14 votes - 'Claire Fontenot' by Patrick O'Connor

14 votes - 'Mariners Hymn' by Hooker Nichols

12 votes - 'Everything That Rises' by Patrick O'Connor

12 votes - 'Late for the Party' by Joseph Musacchia

11 votes - 'Changing Shadows' by Pat M. Norvell

11 votes - 'Cone of Uncertainty' by Patrick O'Connor

11 votes - 'Little Gangster' by Hooker Nichols

11 votes - 'Valentine Passion' by Hooker Nichols