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Scientific name: Tradescantia pallida 'purpurea'

  • Plant type | ground-cover
  • English | Purple queen
  • Dutch | Setcreasea
Purple queen, Setcreasea
Tradescantia pallida 'purpurea'

IN GENERAL

  • Height in meters | 0.30
  • Grows | fast
  • Flowers are | pink
  • Leaves are | purple

IN YOUR GARDEN

  • Wind tolerance | moderate
  • Drought tolerance | high
  • Salt tolerance | moderate
  • Sun or Shade | sun

REMARKS

Will cover the ground fast. Good contrast with grass. Stems break easy, so watch your dogs and soccer balls. Trim back when stems are getting too long, by simply breaking them off.

PESTS & DISEASES