BLUEJACKET; OHIO SPIDERWORT (Tradescantia ohiensis)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: BLUEJACKET; OHIO SPIDERWORT (Tradescantia ohiensis)

said to be aggressive, although that has not been my experience. Flowers are prolific but only last a day.

Learn: http://fnps.org/plants/plant/tradescantia-ohiensis

Native American Ethnobotany for this genus: http://herb.umd.umich.edu/herb/search.pl?searchstring=Tradescantia

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1 comment
  1. Not too prolific in my yard, either! The clump I planted 2.5 yrs ago isn’t much bigger than the day it went in!

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