TRADESCANTIA ZEBRINA

 

  • Known as: Silver Inch plant
  • Place of origin:  South America
  • Description: Perennial herb of trailing habit. Leaves pointed, oval and striped vertically on top in cream and green but dark purple under.
  • Grow best: Fast growing. Prefers humidity and loose soil that is kept moist. Half-shade exposure. Propagate by cuttings.
  • Use: Outdoors can form dense mat on the ground. Indoors ideal for hanging basket.

 

  • Note: Sap irritates skin. Keep out of range of your home pets.