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As a comment about Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Holy Night'), TBGDN wrote:

The tall bearded iris Holy Night originated from the hybridizer, K. Mohr (Mohr Gardens) and was registered in 1983. Its color is described as a deep violet purple with a deep purple beard. No picture I have ever taken can show or do justice to its true velvety beauty. It stands out in the garden as if made from an expensive velvet fabric; and its color is enhanced by full sunlight as well as shade. What is most important is the hardiness and reliability of its growth and bloom habits.

Aug 26, 2015 6:17 PM CST
Is it fragrant?

Name: Leon
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Aug 27, 2015 6:18 AM CST
Hi Larry,
It is not noticeably fragrant beyond what is 'normal' for most hybrid irises. All have a slight, soft fragrance, but the most fragrant ones are (in my opinion) some of the older ones known as 'species' irises. These shown here are examples of what I mean. Both have a 'grape Kool-aid' fragrance which is very noticeable.
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