SDB – Standard Dwarf Bearded Irises
In this group, you will find low-growing irises of the height between 21 cm and 40 cm, usually blooming between late April and mid-May. They bloom profusely by carpets of about 5 cm large flowers, often brightly colored, sometimes with distinctly contrasting beards, in magnificent combinations. Many of them also smell nice. SDB's love sunny position and free-draining soil, so they are ideal for planting in rock gardens, or bed frames. They may also be combined perfectly with other perennials. They are easy to grow and completely frost-resistant. On these sites, you can sort them by their flower color.
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Bright pink self, fuchsia purple spot on falls. Beards coral pink. Fine fragrance.
Standards indigo blue, barely visible white ground, falls white ground, nearly solid indigo plicata wash, pronounced white area around beard. Beards yellow, white at end. Pronounced sweet fragrance.
Powder blue, falls with purple violet veining forming signal around bright lavender blue beard. Slight fragrance.
Standards icy white, falls white groung with large medium blue spot, darker blue veins over spot, ruffled. Beards pale lavender. Slight fragrance.
Standards white with fine green-gold veins up rib networking ouward, falls white, very fine network of greenish texture veins, ruffled. Beards dark indigo. Slight sweet fragrance.
Standards claret purple, falls lighter claret purple, small plum spot around beard and small blue flash at end of beard, dark navy veins. Beards violet and brown. Pronounced spicy fragrance.
Standards white with fine gold venation, falls canary yellow, precise white edge, lightly ruffled. Beards light icy blue. Fine fragrance.
Standards and falls orange, ruffled. Beards bright reddish orange. Fine fragrance.
Standards and style arms mauve rose, falls dark red texture-veined black, wide mauve rose band. Beards old gold, violet at base. Slight spicy fragrance. Unique, recommended sort.
Canary yellow self. Beards orange. Slight fragrance.
Standards bright violet, falls bright violet, slight white area around beard, short white dart at end of beard. Beards tangerine, white at end. Pronounced sweet fragrance.
Standards and falls coral orange. Beards tangerine red. Fine fragrance.
Standards and falls deep orange. Beards deep red. Slight fragrance.
Standards medium violet-blue, falls medium violet-blue, large dark charcoal-plum spot veined wide tan to white, ruffled. Beards orange, white at end. Pronounced spicy fragrance.
Standards ruffled, medium buff-gold, lighter in center. Falls ruffled, medium buff-gold, large garnet spot, medium buff-gold haft veins beside beard. Beards dark orange, tipped white. Pronounced strawberry fragrance.
Bright golden yellow with brown lines on falls. Beards yellow-orange. Slight fragrance.
Pure white standards and falls, lightly ruffled. Beards silver white. Slight sweet fragrance.
Standards translucent medium light old gold, falls medium yellow gold, diffuse medium charcoal purple spot changing to veining on haft. Beards orange, yellow base. Slight fragrance.
Standards hot orange, falls orange, burgundy red wash, lighter at edges, orange hafts. Beards intense orange-red. Slight fragrance.
Standards nearly solid burgundy, fading to buff, burgundy midrib. Falls golden yellow ground, heavily lined and washed port wine, becoming solid port wine at rim, ruffled. Beards old gold. Slight fragrance. Nice sort.
Standards soft apricot pink, falls burgundy red spot and apricot pink edge, ruffled and flared. Beards tangerine orange in throat, lavender blue at tip. Pronounced sweet fragrance.
Standards medium dark violet blue, falls darker violet blue with pale veining in center, and lighter edge, white sign below beards, ruffled. Beards yellow in throat, white at end. Slight fragrance.
Standards orange, strong peach midrib, falls ruffled, cream, faint peach infusion on outer half, orange plicata band, vertical orange veins in center. Beards orange. Slight sweet fragrance.
Standards pale blue, falls pale blue with large deep blue violet spot. Beards white. Slight fragrance.
Standards gold to mustard gold, few plicata marks, falls white with gold edge, softer toward haft, ruffled. Beards old gold base and in throat, lavender at end. Pronounced fragrance.
Standards purple, falls velvety dark purple, slightly paler blended edge. Beards gold in throat, light lavender at end. Large, ruffled flowers. Pronounced spicy fragrance.
Yellow self, falls lighter in center, lightly ruffled. Beards yellow orange. Foliage purple-based. Nice, healthy growing yellow sort from the Czech breeder.
Standards blue violet; falls violet brown, violet edge, violet center stripe, white sign around beards. Beards lavender blue. Slight fragrance. Nice, healthy growing sort from the Czech breeder.
Standards white, falls light lime yellow and white edge, finely veined, ruffled. Beards white. Slight fragrance.
Standards wide red violet plicata band, small white central area, falls white near beard, red violet luminata wash over center, darker red violet plicata band. Beards violet in throat, white at end. Slight spicy fragrance.
Standards and falls port wine purple to black-purple, ruffled. Beards red-orange. Light fragrance.
Standards peach orange, falls light orange-yellow ground with purple dots and veins on the edge, ruffled. Beards coral red. Slight fragrance.
Standards light yellow, falls purple violet with light yellow rim. Beards yellow in throat, white at end. Slight fragrance.
Creamy white self, on falls wide brown spot around beards. Beards yellow orange and white. Slight fragrance.
Standards white, falls white with large irregularly blended inky dark-blue spot, ruffled. Beards white. Pronounced sweet fragrance. Height 35 cm.
Standards orange, falls orange with deep purple spot, orange hafts. Beards coral orange. Slight fragrance.
Standards pure yellow, greener at midrib, falls yellow, bright yellow distal edge, ruffled. Beards coral orange. Slight fragrance.
Standards violet with stitching along edge, lighter toward midrib, falls white ground stitched violet along edge, violet haft markings. Beards white. Pronounced sweet fragrance.
Standards dark purple violet, falls dark black cherry spot shading to red purple margin. Beards purple. Pronounced spicy fragrance.
Standards and falls white, lightly ruffled, flared. Beards tangerine orange. Fine fragrance.
Standards dark plum brown, faint yellow center shading, falls cadmium lemon with dark plum brown border and dots, ruffled. Beards brass yellow. Fine fragrance.
Standards light chrome yellow, falls red brown stitched and coloured, yellow ray pattern around yellow beard, yellow edge. Slight sweet fragrance.
Standards clear medium blue covered with fine network of darker blue texture veins, falls same, short blue-white rays flanking beard. Beards tangerine, white at end. Slight fragrance.
Standards white ground, heavily dotted and washed dark violet, dark violet edge. Falls white, solid dark violet edge widening to chestnut-toned shoulders, random dark stitching inside rim, ruffled. Beards white, tipped dark blue violet. Slight sweet fragrance.
Standards and falls very dark red purple, slightly ruffled. Beard medium blue. Slight sweet fragrance.
Standards old gold yellow, falls golden yellow with small elongated blue spot at end of beard, lightly ruffled. Beards blue. Slight sweet fragrance.
Standards pastel yellow, falls yellow with olive cast, orange overlay on hafts. Beard bright orange. Flowers ruffled. Slight fragrance.
Standards medium yellow, falls dark mahogany brown spot, precise yellow band, few gold rays on haft. Beards yellow, white base. Slight spicy fragrance.