Rich violet blue triangular flowers with bright yellow stamens emerge over a clump of grassy foliage. Height 20-24″.
Tradescantia attracts bees and butterflies to the garden. Prefers average, humusy, medium to wet well drained soil. Tolerates wet, boggy sites. Deadhead flower stems to promote new blooms. Cut back hard in mid summer to rejuvenate the plant.
- USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 3-9
- Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade, Full Shade
- Bloom Time(s): June-September