White-Flowered Wandering Jew (Tradescantia fluminensis) in the Tradescantias Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Tradescantia fluminensis Accepted
Tradescantia albiflora Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8b -9.4 °C (15 °F) to -6.7 °C (20 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Untitled by terrafirma Aug 30, 2013 7:27 AM 2
Looks like Tradescantia fluminensis. by purpleinopp Jul 28, 2015 8:23 AM 4
Looks like Tradescantia fluminensis. by purpleinopp Jul 27, 2015 10:01 AM 0
What type of plant is this by Plantboi Sep 6, 2019 11:32 AM 1
Plant identification by MathiasVL May 1, 2019 7:51 AM 3
Creeping ground cover by Ignotzle Aug 31, 2018 9:42 AM 14
Need help identifying this house plant by jsmith1567 Jul 30, 2018 8:40 AM 2
Wandering purple jew plant by Missstephanie May 23, 2018 6:16 AM 5
Help ID-ing houseplant by okgardens May 10, 2018 8:44 AM 2
Synonym by zuzu Mar 17, 2018 8:56 AM 3
What plant is this by Learnmygarden Feb 4, 2018 7:54 AM 4
General and specific HOUSEPLANT information by lauriebasler Feb 1, 2018 4:44 PM 13
need help with identification of plant - by MaryH88 Mar 15, 2018 12:27 PM 5

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