Tradescantia hirta growing herbaceous of the genus Tradescantia also known as Spiderwort, Tradescantia hirta perennial evergreen or annual in colder climate used as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate or tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+ as perennial and hardiness zone 3+ as annual plant.
Tradescantia hirta leaves
Leaves color green with purple top, leaves hairy in linear shape with pointed top.
Flower color purple, triangle shape flower that assembled by 3 triangle petals.
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How to grow Tradescantia hirta growing and care:
Mulch, space to grow widely
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but easier
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Spring / Summer / Autumn
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Better to control the plant because its aggressive
Size of the plant:
30-50 cm, 12-20 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower:
Purple triangle flower that assembled by 3 triangle petals