Intermediate Bearded Iris (Iris 'Low Ho Silver') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Monty Byers
Year Of Registration: 1988
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1989
Seedling Number: E2DO-1DO
Classification: Intermediate Bearded (IB)
Registered Height: 19 inches (48 cm)
Bloom Season: Early
Early Mid
Mid
Mid Late
Late
Rebloom
Bloom Color Classification: Silver/Grey
Flower Patterns: Self
Bloom Color Description: Silvery white, touched tannish yellow at hafts
Beard Color: White, tipped yellow
Fragrance: Slight
Sweet
Awards: Honorable Mention: 1991
Award of Merit: 1994

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Howdy Do x Baby Blessed

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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You really must grow....(recommend your favourites and why) by cwwilson3 Apr 15, 2018 1:45 PM 51
Trade iris by arilbred Apr 20, 2018 6:40 AM 3
The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Mar 14, 2018 1:10 PM 143
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Apr 24, 2018 11:01 PM 799
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Low Ho Silver by Rebekah Nov 1, 2017 2:27 PM 8
Nearly identical irises... by evelyninthegarden Feb 21, 2018 1:43 PM 68
Just received a box 😜 by Rebekah Jul 20, 2017 10:59 AM 15
THRIVE-ers by caitlinsgarden Sep 10, 2017 8:04 PM 22
The quest for answers... NOIDS 2017 by Henhouse Jun 21, 2017 8:19 AM 95
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Mar 26, 2018 11:12 AM 1,411
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
Roll call 2016 by Cuzz4short Nov 8, 2017 12:55 PM 527
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 1, 2017 10:08 PM 1,322
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