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SKU # Plant Size
13800 Vegetative Annual Rooted Cutting

Tradescantia fluminensis 'Purple'

Wandering Jew


Easy to grow indoors or outdoors in pots or beds. Use as an accent or specimen in beds, planters and window boxes. They may be used to liven porches and patios.

Height:

8-10 in

Color:

Non-Flowering

Spread:

12-15 in

Hardiness Zone:

11-12

 
Wandering Jew is probably most familiar as a house plant, trailing from a pot. But this versatile plant is gaining popularity for use as an outdoor summer annual. The wide range of colorful foliage offers exciting contrast as a seasonal groundcover in garden borders or cascading from mixed plantings in large patio planters.
 

Characteristics & Attributes for Tradescantia fluminensis 'Purple'

Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Attributes
Autumn Interest
Heat Tolerant
Ground Cover
Habit
Spreading
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Spring
Summer
Uses
Hanging Basket
Bedding Plant
Containers