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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Your very best blue iris? by evelyninthegarden Sep 15, 2018 10:34 AM 70
Your 2019 order wish list by creativeclover Sep 3, 2018 9:41 AM 60
Best bets for a newbie, zone 5B by Keysfins Aug 19, 2018 3:43 PM 40
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Sep 22, 2018 12:12 AM 1,369
Broken iris patterns... by evelyninthegarden Jun 25, 2018 2:56 PM 10
When making new iris beds, how do you arrange them? by evelyninthegarden Jun 22, 2018 4:48 PM 21
ID of Iris? by csandt Jun 24, 2018 3:39 AM 20
After well nigh 50 years of growing iris .................. by TBMan Jun 17, 2018 8:48 AM 87
How Many of a Cultivar Do You Order? by urania1 Jul 21, 2018 5:45 PM 35
Black list by lilpod13 May 26, 2018 3:03 PM 28
pnw blooms by Rebekah Jun 26, 2018 9:17 PM 29
You really must grow....(recommend your favourites and why) by cwwilson3 Aug 30, 2018 5:44 AM 53
Carolina Show and Tell - 2018 by Lestv Sep 21, 2018 1:57 PM 1,238
Bonnie's Bloomers 2018 by grannysgarden Jul 20, 2018 8:39 PM 1,455
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The "Chisholm Trail " and the "Cow Town Capers" by tveguy3 Mar 14, 2018 1:10 PM 143
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Sep 17, 2018 10:16 AM 2,290
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 May 26, 2018 7:46 PM 92

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