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best fragrance

Posted by brass_tacks 8b/GA (My Page) on
Sun, Feb 10, 08 at 17:39

Please help me choose a few fragrant tall bearded iris. Name your favorites or give me your opinion of the short list I'm trying to pick from. Thanks so much!

Color Me Blue
Fatal Attraction
Immortality
Jersey Bounce
Share The Spirit
Suspicion
Vanity


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Fragrant Lilac


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Here's the list that this forum began in 2004.

CELESTE (Lemn 1858)
CREATIVE STITCHERY - like a birthday cake
DAREDEVIL
Death By Chocolate an SDB carried by SnowPeak.
DEVIL'S LAKE very fragrant
EASTER SONG
ELECTRIQUE remember as having a nice fragrance when you're near them
ENGLISH COTTAGE smells like line-dried laundry
EVER AFTER
FALL RERUN
FANCY WOMAN remember as having a nice fragrance when you're near them
FINALIST was very fragrant tonight
FLUSHED DELIGHT
FRAGRANT CLOUD is a TB that's taupe/gray colored. Originially listed only as a gray iris from my local supplier but blooms for me closer to tan. Smells like a floral perfume.
FRAGRABT LILAC a TB carried by just about everybody.
FRENCH PERFUME, TB, strong sweet/perfumy scent
I. pallida, sweet scent - often like grapes, grape Kool-Aid or grape bubble gum
GAY PARASOL (Schreiner 1974)
GOLDEN IMMORTAL
GYPSY WOMAN - lovely anise candy fragrance
IDOL'S DREAM, TB, lemon meringue scent
LAST KNIGHT, which smells like some daffodils. It is a large very ruffly deep magenta.
LILAC WINE
LIME MIST, SDB, lime scent
LINGERING MELODY
LOIS PARRISH
MAKES SCENTS, TB, strong sweet scent
MANDOLIN
MANOR BORN
MISTY LADY
PEKING SUMMER, TB, orange scent
PERFUME COUNTER
PETITE POLKA, SDB, hot chocolate/cocoa scent
PINK SLEIGH
PINKNESS
POCAHONTAS, historic TB, sweet grape scent
RADIENT APOGEE is fragrant.
RIPPLING RIVER has a definite and pleasant fragrance.
SCOTTISH WARRIOR (Sutton '02) Strong what I would call a male's cologne musky scent!!
Scottie smelled so strongly he found a new home on the porch!
SNEEZY (Keppel '96) Same kind of scent as above, only tolerable!
SOUTHLAND GRAPE fragrant from quite a distance
SUGARTIME fragrant
SUPERSTITION (Schreiner 1977)
THAT SCENTSATION


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I went ahead and placed an order before I saw your long list. Thank you anyway.


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Iris gal, a fabulous list. Thank you for posting that.


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Fancy Notion, Mullin '03. Smells like "pixie stix" candy I had as a child.

Billy


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Thanks Alicia. Glad you can use it!

Billy ~~ I'll add Fancy Notion to the list. Thanks.


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