See Image Galleries


■(SIB) 'Drowsy Maggie'

2002, Schafer/Sacks

'Drowsy Maggie' ( Marty Schafer and Jan Sacks, R. 2002). Seedling S95-89-5. SIB, height 26" (66 cm), Midseason bloom. Standards medium purple, slight yellow undertoning; style arms same, sides bluer; Falls purple over yellow giving smoky effect, creamy yellow signal with purple veining and speckles; slight fragrance. S93-76-1, 'Tom Schaefer' sibling X 'Dandy's Hornpipe'. Joe Pye Weed 2002.

See below:

Photo by Jan Sacks-Joe Pye WeedJoe Pye WeedDetail of photo by Betsy Higgins


From Joe Pye Weed catalog, 2002: DROWSY MAGGIE - SIBERIAN. Schafer/Sacks (Seedling No. S95-89-5), 26", M. Introduced by popular demand, this purple over yellow has a charming appeal. The flower is medium sized with an unusual smokey coloring and diffused signal. The clump is also medium sized with one to two branches and three to four blooms per stalk. Tom Schaefer sibling X Dandy's Hornpipe. $30.00

Please do not enter images that are not your own without owners' permission, this is against Wiki policy

"Although the Encyclopedia is free to all, it is supported by Emembership in AIS, If you would like to help sustain this reference, for $15 you can become an Emember, click here."

Interested in Siberian iris? Please visit the: The Society for Siberian Irises website.

To Report errors do not use comment box but contact the Iris Encyclopedia Photo Manager or Iris Encyclopedia Manager Comment box is reserved for added information about the topic.

Your Observations Are Valued. Please make note of bud count, branching, purple based foliage and bloom time, etc. Because these are affected by climate, note date, year and geographic location and write these and other comments in the comment box below.


-- LaurieFrazer - 2010-01-27
I Attachment Action Size Date Who Comment
DrowsyMaggie01.jpegjpeg DrowsyMaggie01.jpeg manage 267 K 01 Apr 2018 - 19:59 TerryLaurin Photo by Jan Sacks-Joe Pye Weed's Garden
DrowsyMaggieJPW.jpgjpg DrowsyMaggieJPW.jpg manage 66 K 08 Feb 2010 - 17:47 Main.mshadow Joe Pye Weed's Garden
DrowsyMaggieJPW16.jpgjpg DrowsyMaggieJPW16.jpg manage 31 K 20 Aug 2016 - 17:37 BetsyHiggins Detail of photo by Betsy Higgins
Topic revision: r12 - 02 Apr 2018, BetsyHiggins
This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Iris Wiki? Send feedback