Formal NameTradescantia ohiensis
Alias紫露草, Common-spider-wort, Blue Jacket
MorphCold-resistant Evergreen perennial
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.
Flower typeZygomorphic Flower
Leaf edgeEntire Fringe
SeasonApr May Jun Jul Aug
Height40 ~ 80 [cm]
Diameter2 ~ 3