Flower Database

Common-spider-wort

Basic information
Flower Name
Common-spider-wort
Formal Name
Tradescantia ohiensis
Alias
紫露草, Common-spider-wort, Blue Jacket
Habitat
North America
Morph
Cold-resistant Evergreen perennial
Comment
Common-spider-wort, or blue jacket (scientific name:Tradescantia ohiensis, is a cold-resistant Evergreen perennial of the Commelinaceae Department of the Tradescantia genus native to North America. Extended cymes from the stem tip, purple flowers makes bloom from spring to summer. Open in the afternoon and morning flowers are blooming one day flower is. Flowers felt suits is Japanese-style garden rather than Western-style gardens. Similar to commelina(scientific name:Commelina communis), but that larger flowers and leaves.
Common name: Common-spider-wort, scientific name: Tradescantia ohiensis, asa: blue jacket, Ohio Spiderwort, origin: North America, height: 40-80 cm flowering time: April-August flower diameter: 2-3 cm color: blue, purple, magenta, white and peach.
Detailed information
Order
Commelinales
Family
Commelinaceae
Genus
Tradescantia
Species
T. ohiensis
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
3petals
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden
Color
Violet
Season
Apr May Jun Jul Aug
Height
40  ~ 80  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 3