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Tradescantia zebrina


The purple-green leaves with broad, silvery stripes and purple undersides are produced along the succulent stems, which root wherever they touch soil.


  • Temperature: 60° - 80°F Day; 45°F -  50°F Night

    Light: Full indirect sun - partial sun

    Size and Growth: 6" - 9" inch

    Flowering and Fragrance: Small, insignificant, rose-pink flowers are produced among the leaves all through the year

    Water and Fertilizer: Moderate, do not keep dry for long periods

    Grooming: Keep these trimmed or pinched back at leaf nodes to encourage your new bushier growth and fuller plants

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