Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Platinum Passion') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Barry Blyth
Year Of Registration: 2011
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2011
Seedling Number: Q31-6
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 40 inches (102 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Light blue
Bloom Color Description: Light silvery blue, deeper outpouring below beards
Beard Color: Silver blue, tipped gold
Fragrance: Pronounced
Sweet

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 9b
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Raging Tide X Stop Flirting
Child plants: 3 child plants

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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2019-05-03
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2019-05-12I like the way the bloom glitters up close
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2019-05-05
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-06-11
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Location: San Rafael, CADate: 2019-05-04Batman.... da, da, da, da, da, da, da, da, Batman, da, da, da, da
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Date: 2014-05-21
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Location: Willamette Valley OregonDate: 2014-05-24
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Location: IowaDate: 2013-06-11
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Location: Iowa
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Photo courtesy of Iris City Gardens
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Location: Catheys Valley CaliforniaPhoto courtesy of Superstition Iris Gardens, posted with permissi
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Batman.... da, da, da, da, da, da, da, da, Batman.........,,, by IrisLilli May 4, 2019 5:59 PM 4
What top 15 irises would you choose right now? by UndertheSun Sep 13, 2020 4:05 PM 34
Has anyone seen a more compelling difference in flower bloom appearance? by lilpod13 May 5, 2019 6:29 AM 1
How many of Joseph Ghio's irises do you have? by janwax Mar 22, 2019 9:00 PM 88
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Your very best blue iris? by evelyninthegarden Feb 4, 2020 9:48 PM 97
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
Still MORE Superstition Iris Garden Pictures! by Misawa77 Jan 1, 2018 12:16 PM 145
Superstition Gardens May 7, 2017 by Moiris May 14, 2017 10:43 AM 54
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
2017 orders by Lestv Sep 18, 2017 10:45 AM 1,756
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom Season 2016 by coboro Jun 1, 2016 6:44 PM 1,942
The Blyth bed by arilbred Aug 23, 2017 5:56 AM 46
2016 Orders by Henhouse Oct 20, 2016 4:50 AM 2,169
Bloom Season 2015/2016 by ARUBA1334 May 17, 2017 9:56 PM 1,131
Did you get a box? by Misawa77 Nov 23, 2015 9:30 AM 1,507
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Oct 24, 2020 9:37 PM 19,423
First Buys of 2015 by Lestv Mar 4, 2015 1:36 PM 587
What Ghio irises do you have, Add this year, or have on your wish list? by tveguy3 Dec 23, 2014 9:31 AM 342

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