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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Ensemble
5.75 5.00
60494 Be the first one to write a review
(J.McWhirter 1986) TB 36 inches (91 cm), M Heavily ruffled light rosy magenta; F. shaded darker; cream beard; slight fragrance. Gay Parasol X Clouds.
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Ensign.jpg Ensign
5.00
60895 Be the first one to write a review
(Eric Tankesley-Clarke, 1993) BB, 25 inches (64 cm), ML Dark blue self B-lemon;slight sweet fragrance. Allegiance X Bubbling Over. HM 1996
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Eugenia King
7.50 6.50
1463 Be the first one to write a review
(Elyse Hill, 1998) TB, 34 inches (86 cm), M S. and style arms blended buff peach; F. lilac; beards orange; ruffled, laced; slight sweet fragrance. Fragrant iris.
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Fan Flare
8.50
60129 Be the first one to write a review
(Larry Lauer, 1998) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), ML S. and style arms reddish brown; F. purplish lavender, with reddish brown rim and brown shoulders; beards mustard, tipped purple; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. Fragrant iris.
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Fancy Dress
8.50 5.50
60173 Be the first one to write a review
(Keith Keppel, 1998) TB, 34 inches (86 cm), E S. violet, paler veining, margin and base; style arms white, flushed violet; F. darker violet, paler veining and margin, white area surrounding beard; beards white, tipped orange in throat; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. HM 2000. Fragrant iris.
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Fashion Passion
6.50 5.50
1486 Be the first one to write a review
(Tom Burseen, 1993) TB, 35 inches (89 cm), M S. white, yellow glow at midrib; F. velvety dark red purple, 1/8 inches lavender pink edge; beards gold; heavily ruffled; slight fragrance. Fragrant iris.
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Feed Back
5.75
1489 Be the first one to write a review
(Ben Hager, 1983) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), E-M & RE (Sept-Oct in CA) Mid-violet; yellow beard; pronounced sweet fragrance. Reliable multiple rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 3 to 9. Early rebloom. Pronounced sweet fragrance.
Fimbriated Space
6.50
1499 Be the first one to write a review
(George Sutton, 1999) TB, SA, 35 inches (89 cm), ML Ruffled white, S. very open; style arms with fimbriated crests; beards white, hairs tipped pale yellow in center, orange yellow in throat, extended as white petaloid ending in white flounce; slight spicy fragrance.
Finsterwald
5.00
60180 Be the first one to write a review
(S.Innerst 1994) IB, 16 inches (41 cm), M S.med yellow with brown;F.spot;B.orange fragrance. HM 1998
Follow The Fleet
10.50 9.00
60065 Be the first one to write a review
(Walter Moores, 2001) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), ML Ruffled marine blue, F. lighter by beard; beards yellow, base blue; slight sweet fragrance.
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Foreign Statesman
5.75 5.00
60020 Be the first one to write a review
(Sterling Innerst, 1993) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), M Full purple; beards purple blue, tipped bronze; slight fragrance. HM 1995.
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Frappe
5.50
60432 Be the first one to write a review
(Byers 1991) TB 34 inches (86 cm), EM & RE S. varying from very pale strawberry pink to pinkish white; F. slightly deeper pale strawberry pink blended very pale raspberry pink with white striations underlying upper third; beards orange tangerine; lightly ruffled; slight sweet fragrance.