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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Razzleberry.jpg Razzleberry
6.50
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
6.50
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
6.50
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
6.95
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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Rosalie Figge
7.50
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(Jane McKnew, 1993) TB, 39 inches (99 cm), M & RE S. violet; style arms violet streaked darker on midline; F. dark violet, white spray pattern around beard; beards white, tipped violet, yellow in throat; pronounced sweet fragrance. HM 1996, AM 1999. Reliable mupltiple rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 3 to 9.
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Sambuca
9.54
60491 Be the first one to write a review
(L.Johnson 2001) TB 38 inches (97 cm), M Purple black self; beards deep purple; slight sweet fragrance. Black Tie Affair X Mallory Kay.
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Sangone.jpg Sangone
6.50
60969 Be the first one to write a review
(Augusto Bianco, 1999) IB, 18 inches (46 cm), E Plicata, violet on ice white ground; style arms icy lilac; beards cream, hairs tipped mustard; slight musky fragrance. Farfui X (Chubby Cheeks x Earl of Essex).
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Shoot-the-Moon (3).jpg Shoot the Moon
6.50
60975 Be the first one to write a review
(Monty Byers, 1987) TB SA, 35 inches (89 cm), M & SA & RE (Nov in CA) Ruffled and lightly laced creamy yellow; yellow orange beard, 1.5 inches curved horns; slight sweet fragrance. Replay X Sky Hooks.

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Shoptalk
9.50 7.95
1997 Be the first one to write a review
(Merle Roberts, 1997) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), M Ruffled cerise purple self; style arms cerise; beards purple, lighter in throat; slight fragrance.
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Signet-Ring.jpg Signet Ring
6.50
60977 Be the first one to write a review
(Tom Magee, 2000) IB, 18 inches (46 cm), M S. light purple with buff shadow around purple midrib; style arms light purple shadowed buff; F. dark rich purple with buff blaze around purple center streak; beards capucine red; slight spicy fragrance.
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