Tradescantia Sillamontana - Plant
Description for Tradescantia Sillamontana
Growing Tradescantia is easy and you will find the plants to be quite resilient. Tradescantia typically grow in moist, well-drained and acidic soil. Tradescantia plants do best in partial shade but will do equally well in sunny areas as long as the soil is kept moist.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|White Gossamer Plant, Cobweb Spiderwort, Hairy Wandering Jew,White Velvet||Pink||-||Upto 30Cm||Easy|
Planting and care
These plants like to be kept fairly moist, so water regularly, especially if you are growing them in containers.
|Partial sun, Requires shade||Sandy soil||Medium||15 to 30 degrees C||-|
Caring for Tradescantia Sillamontana
- When possible, water in the morning to avoid promoting diseases from night watering.
Typical uses of Tradescantia Sillamontana
Special features: In summer it produces many dainty three-petaled lavender-pink blooms.
Ornamental use: Used for decorations in homes, shops and offices.