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Vibrant Tradescantia Zebrina – Striking Groundcover – Fast-Growing Plant
Available in 4-inch pot
Email when stock is available
Weight 1 lbs
Organic Fertilizer During Spring and Summer
Toxic to pets
Description: Introduce the captivating beauty of Tradescantia Zebrina to your garden with its unique characteristics and vibrant colors. This trailing plant serves as an excellent groundcover, reaching a height of 6-12 inches. Its succulent stems bear ovate to lanceolate leaves that elegantly clasp the stem.
The upper leaf surface of Tradescantia Zebrina showcases a mesmerizing blend of green and purple, adorned with two wide, silvery-white stripes. Meanwhile, the lower leaf surface features a deep magenta hue, adding further intrigue to its appearance. Upon closer observation, you’ll notice delicate hairs along the leaf margins, creating an enchanting texture. In bright light, the surfaces of the leaves seem to glisten and sparkle, delighting the eye.
For optimal color intensity, it is recommended to provide Tradescantia Zebrina with full sun; however, in southern locations, be mindful of excessive sun exposure as it may cause the colors to fade. This fast-growing plant adapts well as a groundcover, quickly spreading and creating a lush tapestry of striking foliage.
- Striking variegated leaves: Tradescantia Zebrina boasts eye-catching leaves with a captivating blend of green, purple, and silvery-white stripes, creating a visual feast for plant enthusiasts.
- Groundcover versatility: With its trailing growth habit and quick spreading, this plant excels as a groundcover, effortlessly transforming bare spaces into a lush and vibrant carpet of foliage.
- Succulent stems: The succulent nature of the stems adds a touch of resilience, making Tradescantia Zebrina adaptable to various growing conditions.
- Easy to grow: This fast-growing plant is relatively low-maintenance. With regular watering and well-draining soil, it thrives in both indoor and outdoor settings, enhancing any garden or hanging basket.
- Plant type: Tradescantia Zebrina
- Leaf characteristics: Ovate to lanceolate, clasping the stem
- Upper leaf surface: Green to purple with wide, silvery-white stripes
- Lower leaf surface: Uniform deep magenta
- Light requirements: Full sun to partial shade
- Watering: Regular watering, allowing the soil to dry between waterings
Embrace the vibrant allure of Tradescantia Zebrina, an exquisite groundcover plant that brings a tapestry of colors to your garden. Limited stock available, so seize the opportunity to adorn your landscape with this fast-growing, captivating foliage.
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