The Native Plant Nursery LLC
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Common spiderwort

Tradescantia ohiensis

   Light: sun -light shade
   Moisture: wet mesic -dry mesic

   Height: 1.5 -2.5 ft.
   Flowering Time: late spring through summer

Notes: perennial roots spread to form a compact patch of greyish-green sword-shaped leaves; short-lived blooms in morning fade by afternoon; flowers repeatedly summer through fall; flower color varies from pinkish-purple - blue.

   Range in Michigan: SE,SW,NL

NPN prices/ sizes: 

   Quart-sized $6.00