Fragrant Iris

Fragrant Bearded Iris

Fragrance is often an overlooked quality of the bearded irises. This can be difficult to understand because the perfumes produced from some of these fragrant flowers vary from light and sweet to heavily scented, dusky and even a "chocolate" essence. If you specifically want scented bearded iris flowers, you will be pleased with the following selection from our range of fragrant irises.

Chailey Iris Garden - Bearded Irises
Holford Manor, Holford Manor Lane,
North Chailey, Lewes, East Sussex BN8 4DU
Phone: 01444 470157
E-Mail: orders@bearded-iris.co.uk

Looking for the most fragrant bearded Iris? Try using the search function for the word "pronounced" which should return all the varieties that have a pronounced fragrance.

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Purple Of Tyre
5.75
1922 Be the first one to write a review
(B. Miller, 1986) TB, 29 inches (74 cm), E & RE (Mid-Oct in AL) Ruffled purple; fragrant. Reliable rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 4 to 9. Fragrant Iris.
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Python'z Parasol
12.00 8.50
60793 Be the first one to write a review
(B. Kasperek, 2001) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), M Tan background,deeper netted overlay,yellow&warm lavender,F.w/random red grape highlight,B.light tan orange; ruffled, slight fragrance.
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Queen's Violet
7.00 6.00
60726 Be the first one to write a review
H. Shockey, 1994) TB, 37 inches (94 cm), M Violet self B-blue-violet;slight sweet fragrance
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Rainbow Goddess
6.50
60257 Be the first one to write a review
(R.Ernst 1994) TB 34 inches (86 cm), ML S-purple violet F-creamy white with violet wash,yellow-orange edge B-tangerine;fragrant HM 1996
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Rare Occasion
6.50
1928 Be the first one to write a review
(Joseph Gatty, 1994) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), M S. peach; F. slightly paler, hafts suffused capucine buff; beards grenadine red to carnelian red, ibis pink at end; pronounced sweet fragrance. HM 1996.
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Raven's Quote
8.00 6.50
60686 Be the first one to write a review
(R. Ernst, R. 1994) TB, 35 inches (89 cm), M Ruffled dark violet blue, slightly lighter around beard; beards violet blue, tipped light blue; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. Lavender Luck X Dusky Challenger. HM 1996
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Razzleberry.jpg Razzleberry
5.75
60958 Be the first one to write a review
(Roger Nelson, 1995) TB, 37 inches (94 cm), ML Deep rosy pink orchid self B-deep shrimp rose;pronounced sweet fragrance. Indulge X Enchanted World. HM 1998.
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Rebecca Leanne Headrick
8.00 6.50
60810 Be the first one to write a review
(D. Headrick, 2001) TB, 38 inches (97 cm), EM S. pale peach pink veined darker; style arms pale peach pink, darker midrib; F. peach pink, creamy white wash; beards deep tangerine; ruffled; slight spicy fragrance. Lingering Love X Lemon Mist
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Recurring Fantasy
6.00 5.25
60434 Be the first one to write a review
(L.Lauer 2000) TB 34 inches (86 cm), EM & RE Violet S-with lighter midrib B-with white markings around blue-white-yellow B; Fragrant; Reliable rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 8 and 9.
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Reversi.jpg Reversi
18.00 12.50
60962 Be the first one to write a review
(Michael Sutton, 2006) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), ML SA S. wisteria violet; style arms pale wisteria-violet; F. white with a hint of lavender; beards blue, bald lavender horns; pronounced sweet fragrance.

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Richard B. Harris
4.00
60963 Be the first one to write a review
(Gary Anderson, 1992) TB, 33 inches (84 cm), E S-sunflower yellow F-slightly darker B-red orange;spicy fragrance. Catalyst X Well Endowed.
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Romie Stewart
4.50
60467 Be the first one to write a review
(T.Burseen 1992) TB 39 inches (99 cm), VE-M S-red-brown,lavender-tan blend F-tan overlaid S color,red-brown edge B-golden yellow;fragrant
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