Spiderwort

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Scientific Name: 
Tradescantia ohiensis
Height: 
1 - 3'
Spread: 
1 - 3'
Growth Rate: 
Fast
Exposure: 
Part Sun/Full Sun
Zone: 
5a
Zone2: 
10b
Form: 
Upright
Bloom time: 
Spring
Bloom time2: 
Summer
Bloom color: 
White
Bloom color2: 
Purple
Bloom color3: 
Pink
Bloom color4: 
Blue

Grass-like, clumping foliage similar to daylilies with small 3 petaled flowers and yellow stamens. Found in shady, moist areas. Can be used as a groundcover or border plant. Grows by spreading its roots or rhizomes, but is not invasive. Combine with Malampodium or Artemsia.

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