Tradescantia humilis Rose
Commelinaceae (Spiderwort Family)
USDA Symbol: TRHU
Named after John Tradescant (1608-1662) who served as gardener to Charles 1 of England.
Tradescantia species will hybridize in just about any combination.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: Blue
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun
Bloom Notes: Blooms occasionally pink.
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial Value to Native Bees
This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
BibliographyBibref 328 - Wildflowers of Texas (2003) Ajilvsgi, Geyata.
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Tradescantia humilis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Tradescantia humilis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Tradescantia humilis
MetadataRecord Modified: 2009-04-15
Research By: TWC Staff