Tradescantia subaspera growing herbaceous of the genus Tradescantia also known as Zigzag spiderwort, Tradescantia subaspera perennial evergreen or annual in colder climate used as ornamental ground cover plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate or tropics climate.
Tradescantia subaspera leaves
Leaves color green in linear shape with pointed top.
Flower color purple, triangle shape flower that assembled by 3 triangle petals.
Requirements for Tradescantia subaspera 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:
When is the best time to plant a Tradescantia subaspera:
Spring / Summer / Autumn
Pests and diseases:
When is the best time to prune a Tradescantia subaspera?
How to prune:
Better to control the plant because its aggressive
What is the size of a Tradescantia subaspera?
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 as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower:
Triangle shape flower that assembled by 3 triangle petals, flower color purple