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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Tradescantia pedicellata Celarier
Edwards Plateau spiderwort, Granite spiderwort
USDA Symbol: TRPE9
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Named after John Tradescant (1608-1662) who served as gardener to Charles 1 of England.
Tradescantia species will hybridize in just about any combination.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Leaf Complexity: Simple Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Blue , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Record Last Modified: 2009-04-15
Research By: TWC Staff