Tall Bearded Iris

We offer a large collection of quality tall bearded Irises at a reasonable prices. Our tall bearded iris collection currently has over 250 different irises to choose from and we are adding more each year.

The Tall Bearded iris are the nobility of the Iris world. They have stem heights ranging from 28 to 40 inches. The tall bearded iris are gorgeous flowers that are available in all colors and make superb cut flower arrangements. With 12 buds each, the tall bearded iris are stunning flowers and are the most popular of the bearded iris.

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  • Aaron's Dagger - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    Aaron's Dagger$8.25
    (G.Sutton 1995) TB 37 inches (94 cm), EM SA Red violet self B-orange & violet,fuzzy violet horn;slight sweet fragrance
  • Aaron's Dream - tall bearded Iris - fragrant reblooming tall bearded Iris
    Aaron's Dream$13.00
    (G. Sutton 1994) TB RE 37 inches (94 cm), EML. Ruffled semi-flared pale blue, almost white self; mid blue beards.

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

    Late rebloom. Fragrant Iris.
  • Abby Grace - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    Abby Grace$12.00
    (David Headrick,2001) TB, 40 inches (102 cm), M S. deep royal purple; style arms royal purple; F. velvety purple black, shoulders blended red brown; beards deep blue at end, yellow in throat; lightly ruffled; slight sweet fragrance. Lady Friend X Hello Darkness.
  • Abiding Joy - tall bearded Iris
    Abiding Joy$8.00
    (Sutton 1997) TB 38 inches (97 cm) ML. Sea lavender self; nicely branched and budded with touching the falls and ruffled.
  • Acapulco Sunset - tall bearded Iris
    Acapulco Sunset$9.50
    (Hooker Nichols,1988)TB, 36 inches (91 cm), M-L Ruffled dark yellow; red orange beard. Academy Awards X Flaming Victory. Hillcrest Iris 1993, HM 1995, AM 1997
  • Ace Royale - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    Ace Royale$12.00$8.50
    (Barry Blyth, 1998). TB, 38 inches (97 cm), M S-opalescent pinkish cream-white F-plum burgundy B-chocolate bronze;fragrant
  • Acoma - fragrant reblooming tall bearded Iris
    (McGee '90) TB, 30 inches (71 cm), E Sky blue standards with darker blue/violet plicata markings on ivory falls. Very popular Iris with multiple awards. Orange blossom fragrance. 1990 HM 1992, AM 1994, Wister 1997
  • Addison's Halo - tall bearded Iris
    Addison's Halo$11.00
    (Barbara Nicodemus, 2016) TB, 30 inches EM-M S, creamy light yellow; style arms and stigma lips white, medium yellow crests, feathered edges; F, white edged cream yellow, medium yellow sholders; B. medium yellow, slight white tips; laced. Passion for Lace X Guilt Free Sample
  • Affluence - tall bearded Iris
    (B.Hager 1986) TB 35 inches (89 cm), M. Heavily ruffled peach pink; peach beard.
  • After Hours - tall bearded Iris
    After Hours$8.00
    (D. Meek 1981) TB 34 inches (86 cm) M. Ruffled deep rich blue; self beard. (Mount Repose x Fanfare Orchid) X Blue Luster.
  • After The Dawn - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    After The Dawn$7.25
    (R.Ernst 1995) TB 36 inches (91 cm), M S-violet-peach,darker violet midrib F-peach yellow,caramel shoulders,white center;fragrant HM 1997
  • Afternoon Delight - fragrant reblooming tall bearded Iris
    Afternoon Delight$11.00
    (Ernst 1985) TB 36 inches (91 cm), M The standards are a beautiful tan and the falls are lavender. It produces many flowers and is a very good grower. HM 1989 AM 1993
    Sweet fragrance.
  • Again and Again - fragrant reblooming tall bearded Iris
    Again and Again$17.75
    (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.
  • Aggressively Forward - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    Aggressively Forward$8.00
    (Sterling Innerst, 1995) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), M Yellow ground plicata F-trimmed blue purple,black dart under bronze yellow B;fragrant.
  • Ain't Misbehavin' - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    Ain't Misbehavin'$9.50
    (R.Ernst 1995) TB 37 inches (94 cm), M S-red violet-blue violet F-violet,blended white,bluish center stripe B-orange-blue. Pronunced sweet fragrance. HM 1998
  • Alabama Bound - tall bearded Iris
    Alabama Bound$8.25
    (Foster 1979) TB 36 inches (91 cm), E-M. Heavily ruffled white self. HM 1982

  • Alabaster Unicorn - tall bearded Iris
    Alabaster Unicorn$9.50
    (Sutton 1996) TB 36-38 inches (91-97 cm) ML. SA Ruffled white self; yellow beards, white horns. HM 1999 AM 2002
  • Alexander's Ragtime Band - tall bearded Iris
    Alexander's Ragtime Band$8.00
    (L.Gaulter 1994) TB 37 inches (94 cm), M S-purple,veined F-darker purple B-muted white; heavily HM 1996
  • Alien Mist - reblooming tall bearded Iris
    Alien Mist$8.25$7.50
    (C. Bartlett 1998) TB 37 inches (94 cm) M. SA Ruffled pale blue self; blue-black beards ending in long horns. HM 2001
  • Alizes - fragrant reblooming tall bearded Iris
    (Jean Cayeux 1991) TB 33 inches (84 cm) EM. S. pure crystalline white; F. medium blue with white center; beards yellow. Sweet fragrance. RHS Award of garden merit 2000
  • All About Tranquilty - tall bearded Iris
    All About Tranquilty$19.50
    (Betty Wilkerson, 2011) TB, 35 inches (89 cm), EM S. white; style arms same, blush of blue; F. blue, white edge bleeding back into the blue; beards yellow, few blue hairs at end, fat. Chinese New Year X Theme Master.
  • All American - fragrant reblooming tall bearded Iris
    All American$8.00
    (Byers 1992) TB 31 inches (79 cm), M & RE The standards are light blue and the falls are glacial white; red beards. Sporadic rebloom for us in zone 8. Reported to rebloom in zones 7, 8, and 9. Pronounced sweet fragrance.
  • Allegiance - tall bearded Iris
    (Paul Cook,1957). TB, 38 inches (97 cm), Midseason bloom. From Schreiner's Iris Lover's catalog for 1958: Universally recognized as one of the finest iris Mr. Cook has introduced. A beautiful ruffled, dark navy blue. Silky, lustrous standards and rich, velvety falls. Beautiful smooth color, rich, deep and exuberant. (Dark Boatman X sdlg. 11752: ((Distance x blue sdlg.) x Pierre Menard)), HM 1958, AM 1960, Dykes Medal 1964.
  • Allstar - tall bearded Iris
    (R. Dunn, 1986) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), M Ruffled blue B-pale yellow tipped white. Five Star Admiral X Blue Maxx.
  • Almaden - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    (Maryott 1990) TB 36 inches (91 cm) M. Lightly ruffled dark smooth red maroon; beards dark maroon red; slight sweet fragrance. Fragrant Iris HM 1992
  • Almost Paradise - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    Almost Paradise$7.75
    (R.Ernst 1993) TB, 35 inches (89 cm), M S-creamy pink F-raspberry purple B-bright orange;fragratn
  • Alpine Twilight - reblooming tall bearded Iris
    Alpine Twilight$9.50
    (Durrance 1996) TB 36 inches (91 cm) L. The standards are pink and the falls are violet-pink. HM I998
  • Altered States - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    Altered States$9.50
    (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.
  • Altruist - reblooming tall bearded Iris
    (Schreiner's 1987) TB, 37 inches (94 cm), EM Sky-blue, white along midribs and F. White beard, ruffled and fluted. HM 1989, AM 1991.

  • Amadora - tall bearded Iris
    (R. Nichol 1992) TB, 38 inches (97 cm), M Silvery standards with mid blue-violet falls. Beards pale blue. Morwenna X Warleggan.
  • Amarillo Frills - reblooming tall bearded Iris
    Amarillo Frills$15.00
    (Ben Hager,2002)TB, 37 inches (94 cm), EM Laced yellow self; beards yellow.
  • Amaryllis - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    (Ruth Goebel,1995) TB, 27 inches (69 cm), M S. none; lacy style arms; F. chinese yellow shaded pink, blue and bronze; pronounced sweet fragrance. Mount Spokane X (Tillamook x self). Amarllis is a true novelty Iris in that it does not have Stand but 6 Falls.
  • Amber Amulet - tall bearded Iris
    Amber Amulet$8.25
    (Frederick Kerr,1999)TB, 39 inches (99 cm), EML S. and style arms amber orange; F. white, edged amber orange; beards tangerine red.
  • Amber Rainbow - tall bearded Iris
    Amber Rainbow$13.00
    (Fred Kerr 2014) TB, 36", M. Medium sized flower with pinkish amber standards with red-lavender flush from the base. Style crests are amber and the falls are pinkish amber, darker at the hafts. Center of the fall is blue lavender. Good growth habits and terrific branching with seven or more buds.
  • American Style - tall bearded Iris
    American Style$11.00
    (E. Roberts 1993) TB 34 inches (86 cm), M. The standards are a beautiful deep pumpkin, burnt orange overlay and the falls are deep pumpkin, red-orange beards.
  • American Sweetheart - tall bearded Iris
    American Sweetheart$20.50
    (Sexton 1983) TB 36 inches (91 cm), M S-golden brown F-rich black,gold haft markings B-golden brown
  • Amethyst Dancer - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    Amethyst Dancer$17.75
    (R.Ernst 1997) TB 34 inches (86 cm), M S-cream pink,violet midrib F-amethyst-berry,pink rim B-tangerine-red;fragrant
  • Amethyst Flame - tall bearded Iris
    Amethyst Flame$11.00
    (R. Schreiner, 1958) TB, 38 (97 cm), ML Amethyst-orchid self. Crispette X (Lavanesque x Pathfinder). HM 1958, AM 1960, Dykes 1963.
  • Amethyst Suncatcher - fragrant tall bearded Iris
    Amethyst Suncatcher$15.00
    (Anna & David Cadd,2001)TB, 41 inches (104 cm), ML S. blended tan and lavender, midrib darker lavender; style arms yellow tan; F. deep velvety reddish purple fancy plicata pattern, white ground; beards yellow, hairs tipped bronze; pronounced sweet fragrance. Royalist X Wild Berry.
  • Ample Charm - tall bearded Iris
    Ample Charm$9.50
    (Burseen 1995) TB, 36 inches (91 cm), E Large pinkish orange and the falls are veined brown w/white spray pattern from orange beards.
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Nola's Iris garden - Tall Bearded Iris Section

Some of the tall bearded Iries are also Reblooming Irises. You will be able to identify them when you see the "RE" in the description. RE is for Reblooming (Irises).