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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Rosalie-Figge.JPG Rosalie Figge
$14.50
11918 Be the first one to write a review
(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.jpg Sambuca
$9.54
60491 Sambuca
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(L.Johnson 2001) TB 38 inches (97 cm), M Purple black self. Beards deep purple; slight sweet fragrance. Black Tie Affair X Mallory Kay.
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).
Saturday-Night-Live.jpg Saturday Night Live
$8.50
60971 Be the first one to write a review
(Schreiner, 1996) TB, 37 inches (94 cm), EML Burgundy wine self B-bronze yellow;slight fragrance. HM 1998.
Schubertiad.jpg Schubertiad
$8.00
60697 Be the first one to write a review
(M. Jameson, 1997) TB, 34 inches (86 cm), EM S-style arms apricot F-lavender violet with blue flash B-red orange; slight fragrance
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Shoptalk.JPG Shoptalk
$6.50
12728 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
$7.50
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.
Silicon-Prairie.jpg Silicon Prairie
$6.50
60098 Be the first one to write a review
(Tim Stanek, 1991) TB, 34 inches (86 cm), EM S. light lobelia blue, pronounced golden edge; F. light yellow ochre over green; self beards; laced; pronounced fragrance. HM 1993.
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Sky-Search.jpg Sky Search
$6.50
60162 Be the first one to write a review
(Gaulter 1992) TB 38 inches (97 cm), EM. Sky blue, whitish beards; Pronounced sweet fragrance.




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Tall bearded Iris Sneezy Sneezy
$7.50
60458 Be the first one to write a review
(K.Keppel 1996) TB 29 inches (74 cm), M S-apricot buff F-lemon apricot,allover dot-wash of rose violet B-red orange;fragrant HM 1998 AM 2000
Sonata-in-Blue.jpg Sonata in Blue
$6.50
60430 Be the first one to write a review
(R.G.Smith 1994) TB 31 inches (78 cm), M & RE Brilliant violet B-yellow tipped white;slight fragrance
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Speed-Limit.jpg Speed Limit
$7.50
12536 Speed Limit
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(Lauer 1992) TB RE 38 inches (97 cm), EM. The standards are med. blue, white spot and the falls are same; ruffled & flaring. Reliable rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 5 to 9. Fragrant Iris.
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.