Prairie Crocus (Tradescantia longipes) in the Tradescantias Database

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 6 inches
Plant Spread: 6 inches
Leaves: Spring ephemeral
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Pink
Purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies

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