Tradescantia spathacea for sale – Easy plant to grow grown for the ornamental leaves as ground cover, planting in spring – autumn, better to buy plant or seeds.
Tradescantia spathacea – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial or cold annual plant, growing hardiness zone: 4-12, but also can grow as house plant, water needed – small amount, light conditions – full sun to full shade, height: 30-50 cm 1-1.7 feet.
Leaves color green, red or purple in elliptic shape with pointed edge.
Blooming in the summer to autumn in triangle shaped flowers that appear in pink, white or purple color.
Alternative names: Purple secretia, Purple heart, Purple queen, Wandering jew