Tradescantia zanonia

Tradescantia zanonia growing herbaceous of the genus Tradescantia also known as Spiderwort, Tradescantia zanonia perennial evergreen or annual in colder climate used as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate or tropics climate.

Tradescantia zanonia leaves

Leaves color green with white in elliptic shape with pointed top.

Flower color white, triangle shape flower that assembled by 3 triangle petals.

How to grow: 

Requirements for Tradescantia zanonia 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:
Invasive, aggressive

When is the best time to plant a Tradescantia zanonia:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:

When is the best time to prune a Tradescantia zanonia?
All year

How to prune:
Better to control the plant because its aggressive

What is the size of a Tradescantia zanonia?
30-50 cm

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing

Water requirement:
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:

Plant growth speed: 
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Bloom season:
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower:
Triangle shape flower that assembled by 3 triangle petals, flower color white

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