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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$8.50
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(Ben Hager, 1983) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), E-M & RE (Sept-Oct in CA) Mid-violet; yellow beard; pronounced sweet fragrance. Reliable multiple rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 3 to 9. Early rebloom. Pronounced sweet fragrance.
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$8.50
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(B. Hamner, 1988) TB, 30-32 inches (76-81 cm), M S. golden yellow; F. maroon red, edged golden yellow, few gold markings around gold beard; ruffled; slight spicy fragrance.
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(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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(Sterling Innerst, 1993) TB, 34 inches (86 cm), M S. muted yellow, trimmed muted purple and dotted with tiny brown spots; F. muted yellow, trimmed muted purple, tiny brown dots all over; beards bronze, trimmed blue white; slight fragrance. HM 1995, AM 1997.
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(Betty Wilkerson, 1995) TB, 32 inches (81 cm), M & RE S. and style arms greyed white to pale lavender, occasionally palest pink; F. grey white to pale pink; beards white, tipped pale orange in throat; ruffled; slight musky fragrance. Reliable rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 6 to 9.
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(Monty Byers, 1989) TB, SA, 36 inches (91 cm), ME-ML & RE S. medium violet blue; F. slightly deeper; blue beard tipped yellow, long violet horns during spring bloom; heavily ruffled; pronounced sweet/musky fragrance. Reliable rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 7, 8, and 9.
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(Maryott 1993) TB 38 inches (97 cm) M. The standards are medium bright yellow and the falls are same, lighter center; heavily ruffled. Pronounced sweet fragrance.. HM 1997
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(Hyram Ames, 1997) TB, 35 inches (89 cm), M S. and style arms yellow; F. white, slight violet shading, 1/4 inches brown rim, hafts washed yellow; beards yellow orange; slight sweet fragrance. HM 2000.
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John Weiler, 1990) SDB, 11 inches (28 cm), EML & RE Dark red violet; beards violet; pronounced sweet fragrance. HM 1993.
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(Brad Kasperek, 2000) TB, 38 inches (97 cm), M S-light wisteria blue,silver white streaks F-royal blue,silver white streaks B-orange-blue;fragrant. HM 2002, AM 2004, Wister 2008.
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(G. Sutton 2002) TB, 35 inches (89 cm), ML Standard is a beautiful French rose with lighter pink falls with french rose veins. The beard is deep pink. April Vision is ruffled and laced. Slight sweet fragrance.
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(Barry Blyth, 1991) TB, 34 inches (86 cm), VE-EM S. creamy white; F. chocolate to bronze brown; beards deep brown. ruffled and fragrant.
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.