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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graphicp/thumbnail/Aarons-Dagger.jpg Aaron's Dagger
6.50
60266 Be the first one to write a review
(G.Sutton 1995) TB 37 inches (94 cm), EM SA Red violet self B-orange & violet,fuzzy violet horn;slight sweet fragrance
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Again and Again
8.60
11129 Be the first one to write a review
(Sterling Innerst, 1999) TB 36 inches (91 cm) M & RE. Excellent Rebloomer! This is a continuous rebloomer and is one of our best rebloomers. Stands light medium yellow with medium yellow falls with white spray pattern around white beard changing to yellow in throat. This is a very large flower. Slight sweet fragrance. Renown X Anxious. Reliable multiple rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 4 to 9.
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Alentejo.jpg Alentejo
6.50
60846 Be the first one to write a review
(Cy Bartlett, 2000) IB, 20 inches (51 cm), M S. white, blended pale yellow, midrib veined yellow, inner base dotted brown; style arms white, blended yellow; F. yellow, sanded, dotted and veined brown; beards bright golden yellow; heavily ruffled; sweet fragrance. Eyebright X Brandy Sipper.
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Altered-States.jpg Altered States
6.50
1139 Be the first one to write a review
(Burseen 1997) TB 36 inches (91 cm), M. The standards are white ground, purple streaks and the falls are white, dotted, blotched purple. Fragrant Iris.
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Amaryllis
6.50
60799 Be the first one to write a review
(Ruth Goebel,1995) TB, 27 inches (69 cm), M S. none; lacy style arms; F. chinese yellow shaded pink, blue and bronze; pronounced fragrance. Mount Spokane X (Tillamook x self).
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Apollo-One.jpg Apollo One
7.25 6.25
60498 Be the first one to write a review
(G.Sutton 1997) TB 34 inches (86 cm), EM SA S-white,edged spiraea red F-white,striped & edged spiraea red B-bronze gold-burgundy,spiraea red horns;fragrant HM 2000
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Arc-de-Triomphe.jpg Arc De Triomphe
6.50
60437 Be the first one to write a review
(F.Kerr 1995) TB 32 inches (81 cm), M S-white,infused yellow F-yellow,darker veining & hafts B-gold;fragrant
Art Show
6.50
1006 Be the first one to write a review
(Keppel 1990) TB 34 inches (86 cm), M. The standards are peach beige and the falls are cordovan edged maize. Fragrant Iris.


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Ashleigh Nicole
5.95
60472 Be the first one to write a review
(D.Pineger 1994) TB 28 inches (71 cm), M S-medium light pink F-creamy white,edged pink,aprcot shoulders B-dark coral;fragrant
Big Melt.jpg Big Melt
6.50
1020 Be the first one to write a review
(Burseen 1992) TB 37 inches (94 cm) ML. Ruffled, flared, lightly laced cool violet white, darker at center; beards gold tipped lavender blue; spicy fragrance.
Blatant
7.50
1217 Be the first one to write a review
(Monty Byers, 1990) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), EM-ML & RE S. clear canary yellow; F. vivid magenta blended beetroot with lighter edge faintly infused old gold, heavily marked hafts; indian yellow beard; ruffled; pronounced musky fragrance. Spirit of Fiji X Broadway. Reliable rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 5 to 9. Early rebloom.
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Blue Cheer
6.50
60435 Be the first one to write a review
(L.Lauer 1997) TB 35 inches (89 cm), M Blue,white shoulders B-light blue-white;sweet fragrance HM 2000
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