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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Mystic-Dragon.jpg Mystic Dragon
60938 Be the first one to write a review
(Anna & David Cadd, 2002) TB SA, 39 inches (99 cm), ML S.oliver,cream,tan slight lavender cast;F.cream,yellow;B.old gold small fuzzy lavender horn. Pronounced musky fragrance. Colortart X Deity.

Red-Rock-Canyon.jpg Red Rock Canyon
60961 Be the first one to write a review
(Michael Sutton, 2008) TB, 34 inches (86 cm), EM & RE S. naples yellow, darker edge; style arms naples yellow; F. currant red, dark cherry red shoulders, old gold edge; beards old gold; slight musky fragrance. Innocent Star X Ocelot.
Coffee-Whispers.jpg Coffee Whispers
61019 Be the first one to write a review
(Barry Blyth, 2000) TB, 38" (97 cm), M S.white creamy midrim, pink,blended pastel lavender blaze 1/8 white edge,B.tangerine. Sweet fragrance.
blitz1.jpg Blitz
61227 Be the first one to write a review
(John Weiler, 1988) SDB, 10 inches (25 cm), E-L & RE S. full yellow; F. velvety dark yellow; light yellow beard; slight sweet fragrance. HM 1992.
La-De-Da.jpg La De Da
61233 Be the first one to write a review
(Allan Ensminger, 1998) IB, 22 inches (56 cm), ML Pastel mauve, streaked white; style arms pastel mauve; beards blue, red tip; slight fragrance.
Hers.jpg Hers
61242 Be the first one to write a review
(Allan Ensminger, 1990) IB, 20 inches (51 cm), ML White with pale lavender flush, yellow hafts; yellow beard; slight fragrance. Generosity X Sweet 'N' Neat. 1990. HM 1994.
Chocolate-Chess.jpg Chocolate Chess
61268 Be the first one to write a review
(Walter Moores, 2002) TB, 34 inches (86 cm), M S. and style arms beige brown, aging golden brown; F. darker beige brown, violet flush at end of golden yellow beard; ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. Lemon Chess X Acapulco Sunset.
Qualified.jpg Qualified
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(Graeme Grosvenor, 2000) TB, 32 inches (81 cm), ML Apricot peach pink self; beards tangerine; sweet fragrance. Larcenist X Bogota.
Night-Game.jpg Night Game
61309 Be the first one to write a review
"(Keith Keppel, 1996) TB, 42 inches (107 cm), ML S-eggplant-violet F-velvety blackish purple,purple edge B-brick orange,violet base; fragrant. Witches' Sabbath X Gallant Rogue. HM 1998, AM 2000."
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.