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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Mary Frances
6.50
30118 Be the first one to write a review
(L. Gaulter, 1973) TB, 38 inches (97 cm), M Ruffled light blue-orchid with white center on F.; white beard tipped yellow, orange throat. HM 1974, AM 1976, Dykes 1979. Fragrant Iris.
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Miss Piggy
7.00 6.00
60755 Be the first one to write a review
(T. Burseen, 1997) TB, 35 inches (89 cm), ML S-dark plum purple F-blackish burgundy,white haft striations B-gold; ruffled, sweet fragrance
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Mo-Town Sister
6.50
60305 Be the first one to write a review
(G.Nicholson 1999) TB, 36-38 inches (91-97 cm), M S. light grape juice; style arms same, golden inner glow; F. velvety deep tokay grape, thin white rim, white area near beard peppered deep grape; beards orange, deepening in throat, white at end and on base of hairs; heavily ruffled; slight musky fragrance. Flights of Fancy X unknown.
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Monday-Monday
6.50
60369 Be the first one to write a review
(Roger Nelson, 1992),TB, 29 inches (74 cm), EML Smooth bright deep lavender blue, F. with lighter area near beard; beards deep lavender blue, some gold orange deep in throat; ruffled, pleated; pronounced sweet fragrance.
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Mother Marshmallow
6.50
60479 Be the first one to write a review
(J.McWhirter 1997) TB 34 inches (86 cm), ML White self B-white,tipped yellow in throat;pronounced sweet fragrance HM 2001
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Mulberry Echo
7.50
60224 Be the first one to write a review
(W.Maryott 1997) TB 37 inches (94 cm), EM & RE Cerise maroon self B-orange;slight spicy fragrance
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My Forte
7.00 6.25
60937 Be the first one to write a review
(Richard Ernst, 2000) TB, 37 inches (94 cm), ML S. violet purple, midrib infused white; style arms violet purple; F. white, 1/4-3/8 inches violet purple band; beards tangerine orange; slight sweet fragrance.
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Neil Diamond
7.50
61337 Be the first one to write a review
(R. Nelson, 1987) TB, 34" (86 cm), M Ruffled smooth deep violet; deep violet blue beard, gold orange deep in throat; slight sweet fragrance. Azure Lights X Navy Strut. HM 1989.
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Night Stalker
6.50
60489 Be the first one to write a review
(J.Hedgecock 1994) TB 36 inches (91 cm), ML Ruffled purple black with velvety sheen on fluted F.; beards purple, gold in throat; slight sweet fragrance.
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Nora Eileen
6.50
1842 Be the first one to write a review
(Gerald Richardson, 1994) TB, 39 inches (99 cm), M Wine red magenta, F. with violet flash by violet beard; slight fragrance. HM 1997, AM 2001.
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Northwest Progress
7.25 6.25
60480 Be the first one to write a review
(Schreiner's 1997) TB 34 inches (86 cm), EM S-style arms light blue F-dark violet black B-yellow,violet at end;fragrant HM 1999
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October
6.50
1846 Be the first one to write a review
(Monty Byers, 1989) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), EM-M & RE S. gold; gold crests over styles that blend from violet at top to gold base; F. bronzy golden brown, small white area at hafts overlaid with golden brown lines; violet beard tipped gold; heavily ruffled; slight spicy fragrance.
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