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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Victorian Charmer
6.00
60418 Be the first one to write a review
(D.Pinegar 1995) BB 26 inches (66 cm), EML S. white with light pink midrib and veining; style arms white; F. creamy white overlaid light pink, veined medium pink; beards orange; lightly ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. Vanity X Marmalade Skies.
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Violet Music
5.75
2098 Be the first one to write a review
(Clarence Mahan, 1991) TB, 40 inches (102 cm), VE-EM & RE Ruffled uniform medium violet, F. with white blaze; beards violet, tipped yellow; pronounced spicy fragrance. Reliable rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 4 to 9.
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Violet Shimmer
8.34 6.95
60468 Be the first one to write a review
(W.Moores 1998) TB 34 inches (86 cm), M S-& F white plicata stippled blue violet,style arms blue violet B-bronze-blue;fragrant HM 2001
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Wake Water
6.50 4.50
2105 Be the first one to write a review
(Tom Burseen, 1996) TB, 35 inches (89 cm), EM S. white, blue influence at midrib; style arms white, washed blue; F. light blue washed violet blue, lighter edge, darker centerline; beards mustard; ruffled; spicy fragrance.
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Watch It
5.50
61003 Be the first one to write a review
(John Weiler, 1985) TB, 34 inches (86 cm), E-M S-dark violet F-blackish violet B-violet;slight sweet fragrance
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Wings of Peace
6.50
60155 Be the first one to write a review
(George Sutton, 1997) TB SA, 38 inches (97 cm), EM Ruffled white self; beards white, hairs tipped yellow in throat, 1 inches wide white spoon; slight sweet fragrance. HM 2002.
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Yaquina Blue
6.50
2123 Be the first one to write a review
(Schreiners '92)TB, 37 inches (94 cm), M Bubble ruffled ocean blue. Fragrant Iris. Large well formed flowers. Sweet fragrance. Awards - HM 1994, AM 1996, Wister 1998 Dykes Medal 2001.
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Zepherina
6.00
60466 Be the first one to write a review
(Maryott's 1996) TB 34-36 inches (86-91 cm), EM S-lavender,smoky maroon midrib F-velvety maroon,brown shoulders B-yellow-purple;fragrant HM 1999
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Ziggy
7.00 6.00
60196 Be the first one to write a review
(V.Keyser 2000) TB 29 inches (74 cm), EML & RE S-straw yellow,lavender midrib F-ivory,erratic pattern purple splashes B-yellow;fragrant HM 2002
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