Tradescantia (fam. Commelinaceae)
planta h 26cm
vaso Ø 12cm
Origin: tropical regions.
Rich foliage and very varied colors of the leaves.
Prostrate and hanging growth.
The ideal temperature should never drop below 10 degrees.
They need light but not direct sun.
In spring and summer they require abundant watering, in autumn and winter instead waiting for the soil to dry.
They must be repotted every year.
They can also be reproduced by cutting, also in water.