Siberian Irises


Siberian irises are wonderful landscape specimens. Their elegant and graceful flowers are borne above a clump of grasslike blue-green foliage which is attractive during the whole growing season. Here is a key to our abbreviations.

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AHRTALWEIN(Tamberg ’02)35" M
Wine red with white signal$8.00
AMETHYST ECHO(Warner ’04)34" Er
Tet. Amethyst purple with broken white signal$8.00
BABY SISTER(McEwen '86)HM918" E-M
Dwarf violet-blue with white signal, vigorous$5.00
BLACKBERRY JUBILEE(Schafer/Sacks ’97)36" ML
Dappled red violet, veined darker, small white signal$8.00
CHINA SPRING(Bauer/Coble ’99)34" VE
Tall, medium blue$6.00
CARMEN JEANNE(Helsley ’96)AM0528" EM
Violet blue, large white signal$8.00
DEAR CURRIER(Dunlop ’05)30" ML
Tet. Medium blue veined darker, darker edge$10.00
DEMURE ILLINI(Varner '85)HM8736" M
Deep grape red, with large white signal$6.00
DIRIGO BLACK VELVET(White ’99)HM0238" EM
Very dark purple overlaid with velvety black sheen$10.00
DIRIGO LAVENDER FOUNTAIN(White ’06)36" ML
Lavender$10.00
DREAMING OF YOU(Dunlop ’08)26" M-L
Tet. Standards near white, falls light yellow$10.00
DROPS OF BRANDY(Schafer/Sacks ’88)27" ML
Falls washed medium blue, paler edge$10.00
ECHO THE WIND(Schafer/Sacks ’99)31" EM
Blue violet over yellow base, yellow petal rim$8.00
EMILY ANN(Hollingworth ’02)33" E
Tet. Falls cream, speckled and edged blue violet$10.00
GOLDEN EDGE(McEwen ’92)30" M
Velvety violet-blue with yellow wire edge, tet.$8.00
GRACEFUL GHOST(Hollingworth ’06)34" M-L
Very light blue self$10.00
GREAT FALLS LOVE(Cole ’07)32" EML
Tet. Standards medium blue, falls darker blue$10.00
GULL'S WING(McGarvey '91)36" L
Pure white self$6.00
HAVING FUN(Bauer/Coble ’05)30" M
Multipetaled rose violet with lighter edges$10.00
HIGH STANDARDS(Hollingworth '87)HM8944" M
Tall dark purple, white and gold signals, tet.$6.00
IMPRESSION(Schafer/Sacks ’03)24" M
Pale violet heavily dotted and washed blue violet$10.00
JIGGLES(Bauer/Coble ’00)32" EM
Ruffled light blue veined slightly darker$8.00
JOYCE COLE(Cole ’06)30" M-L
Tet. White self, green veins and green hafts, lightly ruffled$10.00
KABOOM(Bauer/Coble ’00)AM1034" M
Tet. Navy blue with gold and white sunburst blaze$8.00
I. sanguinea 'KAMAYAMA'36" EM
Tall rich violet, good landscape plant$8.00
LEE'S BLUE(Bauer/Coble ’94)30" M
Medium light blue ground veined darker blue$8.00
LEMON BLUSH(Hollingworth ’08)37" L
Standards white, falls pale yellow fading to ivory$10.00
LEMON VEIL(Bauer/Coble ’00)34" EM
S. cream, F. light yellow with lavender veins$6.00
MAGENTA MOMENT(Helsley '92)36" M
Lightly ruffled magenta red$8.00
MAGNUM BORDEAU(Bauer/Coble ’00)32" M
Wine red, blue violet veins and halo$8.00
MISS APPLE(Schafer/Sacks ’09)30" M
Small-flowered red with warm yellow signal$12.00
MOON DAZZLE(Bauer/Coble ’05)26" M
Tet. Ruffled white$10.00
MOONLIGHT FAIR(Hollingworth ’11)33" M
Tet. Ruffled yellow fading to ivory cream$10.00
MY GIRL EMILY(Cole ’08)32" M-L
Standards pink/lavendar, falls light blue, red edge, ruffled$10.00
PENNYWHISTLE(Schafer/Sacks ’00)34" EM
Blue-violet, darker veining, large gold signal$8.00
PERCHERON(Warburton ’82)35" M
Heavily ruffled purple violet, veined and dappled$8.00
PINK PEPPER(Bauer/Coble ’03)26" M
Pale lavender heavily peppered with lavender dots and dashes$8.00
PLUM FROLIC(Schafer/Sacks ’01)27" M
Light blue ground, heavy red violet veining and dappling, ruffled$10.00
PURPLE SAND(Miller ’91)36" Mr
Light violet veined darker$8.00
RICHARD’S JOYOUS LOVE(Steele, '09)18"EM
Many bloom stalks on tidy compact plants. Slightly ruffled violet blue self with somewhat open standards and a prominent veined white signal. Slight fragrance.$12.00
RIGAMAROLE(Bauer/Coble ’00)34" M
Multipetal lavender edged light pink$8.00
ROANOKE'S CHOICE(McGarvey '76)32" EM
Pleasing pinkish lavender with brown hafts$6.00
SALAMANDER CROSSING(Schafer/Sacks ’99)AM0642" EML
Pale yellow speckled lavender$8.00
SEA STAR(Warner ’04)30" M
Tet. Ruffled medium blue with thin white rim$8.00
SHALL WE DANCE(Hollingworth ’92)31" L
Ruffled medium light blue violet, veined deeper$8.00
SUNFISHER(Schafer/Sacks ’03)28" EM
Deep yellow$8.00
THAT'S MY BABY(Hollingworth '95)21" M
Ruffled deep red-violet, small flower$6.00
TRIM THE VELVET(Schafer/Sacks ’95)40" M
Rich blue purple, white wire rim$8.00
TUMBLE BUG(Bauer/Coble '00)30" M
12-petal dark rose-wine with white/yellow signal pattern$8.00
TWELFTH KNIGHT(Warner ’02)32" EM
Tet. Deep purple with blue wash, large white signal$8.00
VELVET PRISM(Warner '02)29" M
Tet. Deep blue violet, bright blue halo, thin white edge$8.00
VERY VICTORIAN(Hollingworth ’99)32" EM
Ruffled medium mauve veined blue$8.00
Draycott Gardens is pleased to be able to offer selected Morgan Award and Morgan-Wood Medal winners at the low price of $6 each, when stock permits.
Morgan Award winners
ERIC THE RED(Whitney, yr)1952hhh S
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TYCOON(Cleveland, yr)1952hhh S
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CAESAR'S BROTHER(Morgan, yr)1953hhh S
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TROPIC NIGHT(Morgan ’37)195436" M
Very dark velvety blue self
WHITE SWIRL(Cassebeer, yr)1962hhh S
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TEALWOOD(Varner, yr)1964hhh S
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VIOLET FLARE(Cassebeer, yr)1965hhh S
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COOL SPRING(Kellogg, yr)1966hhh S
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BLUE BRILLIANT(Cassebeer, yr)1967hhh S
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PIROUETTE(Cassebeer, yr)1968hhh S
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VELVET NIGHT(Edwards, yr)1969hhh S
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DEWFUL(McGarvey, yr)1970hhh S
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SUPER EGO(McGarvey, yr)1971hhh S
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EGO(McGarvey, yr)1972hhh S
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SWANK(Hager, yr)1973hhh S
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ORVILLE FAY(McEwen, yr)1976hhh S
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VI LUIHN(DuBose, yr)1977hhh S
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AUGURY(McGarvey, yr)1979hhh S
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RUFFLED VELVET(McEwen, yr)1980hhh S
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BUTTER AND SUGAR(McEwen, yr)1981hhh S
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STEVE VARNER(Briscoe, yr1982hhh S
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ANN DASCH(Varner, yr)1983hhh S
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PINK HAZE(McGarvey, yr1984hhh S
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Morgan-Wood Medal winners
BUTTER AND SUGAR(McEwen, yr)1986hhh S
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STEVE VARNER(Briscoe, yr1987hhh S
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PINK HAZE(McGarvey, yr1988hhh S
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KING OF KINGS(Varner, yr1990hhh S
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MABEL CODAY(Helsley, yr1991hhh S
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LADY VANESSA(Hollingworth, yr1992hhh S
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JEWELLED CROWN(Hollingworth ’87)199324" M
Tet. Deep wine red with circular gold blaze
SU:TAN'S RUBY(Hollingworth, yr1994hhh S
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SHAKER'S PRAYER(Warner ’90)199633" E-L
Small tricolor veined purple, flowers well above foliage
CORONATION ANTHEM(Hollingworth, yr1997hhh S
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FROSTED CRANBERRY(A.M. Miller, yr1998hhh S
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ROARING JELLY(Schafer/Sacks yr1999hhh S
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OVER IN GLORYLAND(Hollingworth '93)200034" M
Large, round, ruffled deep blue-purple, gold blaze, tet.
STRAWBERRY FAIR(Hollingworth, yr2001hhh S
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LAKE KEUKA(Borglum ’94)200231" M
Ruffled light blue edged lighter
CARELESS SALLY(Schafer/Sacks ’96)200326" Mr
Washed reddish violet, heavy veining, ruffled
BLUEBERRY FAIR(Hollingworth, yr2004hhh S
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WHERE EAGLES DARE(Helsley, yr2005hhh S
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RIVERDANCE(Schafer/Sacks, yr2006hhh S
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SHIPS ARE SAILING(Schaefer/Sacks ’98)200735" M
Lightly ruffled bluebird blue, deeper veining
FOND KISS(Schafer/Sacks ’99)200833" M
White with lavender pink central flush
RUFFLES AND FLOURISHES(Hollingworth, yr2009hhh S
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HERE BE DRAGONS(Schafer/Sacks, yr2010hhh S
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BANISH MISFORTUNE(Schafer/Sacks ’99)201145" EML
Lobelia blue, veined darker, large yellow signal
SO VAN GOGH(Schafer/Sacks, 2005)201230" E-M
Standards and style arms medium blue-violet, falls yellow, veined blue-violet.
GINGER TWIST(Schafer/Sacks, 2009)201630" E
Lavender standards, darker dappling, style arms pale gold with lavender inside yellow edge, falls pinkish-brown gold, speckled; small flowers.