Fragrant Iris

Fragrant Irises

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 fragrant iris flowers, you will be pleased with the following selection from our fragrant irises.

Looking for the most fragrant 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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Angeli-Di-Luce.jpg Angeli Di Luce
$6.50
60704 Be the first one to write a review
(Frederick Kerr,1999)TB, 36 inches (91 cm), ML S. pale pinkish lavender, lighter center; style arms pinkish lavender; F. white, wide pinkish lavender plicata edge, stripe below beard; beards tangerine orange, base white; slight sweet fragrance. Ballerina Girl X Pink Froth.
Angelic Wings.jpg Angelic Wings
$6.50
10708 Be the first one to write a review
(B. Miller 1991) TB, 35 inches (89 cm), EM & RE (Aug-Nov/AL) Lightly ruffled pale blue, fading white; beards white, yellow and red in throat; slight sweet fragrance. Radiant Angel X English Cottage.

Reliable rebloom for us in zone 8. for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 8 and 9.

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Apollo-One.jpg Apollo One
$8.96
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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Apollonian.jpg Apollonian
$5.50
61279 Be the first one to write a review
"(Akihiko Terada, 1998) TB, 38 inches (97 cm), ML Pink, lightly infused yellow, F. with prominent deeper veining; beards reddish orange; slight musky fragrance. Elegant Answer X Lady Friend."
Atlanta Belle.JPG Atlanta Belle
$7.50
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(T. Magee 1992) TB, 40 inches (102 cm), L Large ruffled flowers of blended petticoat peach-pink. The hafts are greenish apricot and exude a sweet fragrance. Parentage: (Colorado Sunshine x White Lightning) X Hoopskirts. Pronounced sweet fragrance.
Aunt-Lucy.jpg Aunt Lucy
$6.50
60852 Be the first one to write a review
(Gerald Richardson, 1994) TB, 33 inches (84 cm), M S-flushed violet,fading to blue-violet edge F-blue-violet,deeper flush from violet-bronze B;fragrant. Cosmic Dance X Olympiad.
Autumn Bugler.jpg Autumn Bugler
$6.50
10941 Be the first one to write a review
(F. Jones 1986) TB, 28 inches (71 cm), E & RE S. slightly darker than spectrum violet; F. dark purple; white beard tipped orange; slight musky fragrance. Reliable rebloom for us in zone 8. for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 5 to 9.



Autumn Tryst.jpg Autumn Tryst
$6.50
10734 Be the first one to write a review
(Weiler 1993) TB, 34 inches (86 cm), EM & RE The standards are white, shot, stippled & edged rosy lavender and the falls are white, edged rosy lavender; beards pale yellow; slight sweet fragrance. Lilac Stitchery X Earl of Essex. Reliable rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 6 to 9. Fragrant Iris. HM 1997
Baboon-Bottom.jpg Baboon Bottom
$8.50
60163 Be the first one to write a review
(B. Kasperek 1994) BB, 26 inches (66 cm), M Streaked & swirled medium pink & old rose; tangerine beards, tipped rose pink; ruffled, laced; slight fragrance. Date Bait X Maria Tormena. Awards HM 1996, AM 1998, Knowlton Medal 2002.
Back-Street-Affair.jpg Back Street Affair
$5.94
60390 Be the first one to write a review
(S.Innerst 1997) TB 34 inches (86 cm), M S-medium yellow F-coffee to milky brown,yellow border B-brilliant gold;fragrant HM 2000
Banana-Frappe.jpg Banana Frappe
$5.74
60488 Be the first one to write a review
(R.Ernst 1991) TB 38 inches (97 cm), M Ruffled yellow; beards yellow orange; slight sweet fragrance. Gold Cadillac X Sunday Sunshine.
Beginnings.jpg Beginnings
$6.50
60481 Be the first one to write a review
(J,Meek 1992) TB 36 inches (91 cm), M S. almost solidly stitched rosy lavender; F. white, narrow rosy violet plicata band; beards white, tipped rusty orange; ruffled; slight fragrance. Deanna Darcy X Candace.
Please enjoy!

The quality of our bearded Irises can't be beat.

The fragrant Iris often have a sweet scent that makes them doubly enjoyable as a cut flower.