Tradescantia. NameThatPlant.net currently features 3816 plants and 23,855 images. This is a synonym of Tradescantia virginiana L. On this page Created with Sketch. Other Data; Bibliography; Sources; Other Data. 0000012542 00000 n Bibliography. The flowers are borne in tight clusters atop a central stem. Tradescantia virginiana L. is an accepted name This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Tradescantia (family Commelinaceae). The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. %PDF-1.4 %���� The Plant List — A working list for all plant species. From late spring to midsummer, the foliage is topped by small clusters of three-petaled, violet-blue to purple flowers, up to 2 in. Tradescantia virginiana L. Spiderwort flowers open in the morning, then wilt and turn to mush in the afternoon. Govaerts, R. (2004). The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs). �=�;�߂. This name is reported by Commelinaceae as an accepted name in the genus Tradescantia (family Commelinaceae ). Accessed Mar. Classification. Document Type. Stems 5 - 35cm long are produced from the fleshy rootstock J.�ԉEi$^)=q���I#AN�K3(r9X��L0���"�1�OҒ@�Qa�g��Z"h!,`��p���qs�� ��9�g^����A�A���WLޥ�]��w0W0}`J�p`n(`x�x���I����p�,�w�ë���oic�� >[�!ç�[�i�IQj�*dkO$�n[1g`����� ��>/Size 196/Type/XRef>>stream Commonly grown in many gardens and also found growing wild along roadsides and railway lines, there are 75 of hybrids of Tradescantia species, such as Tradescantia ohiensis, the Bluejacket which closely resembles Virginia spiderwort and is the most common and widely distributed species of Tradescantia in North America.[2]. 0000008991 00000 n … 0000004496 00000 n Tradescantia virginiana forms 2 1/2' tall dense clumps of elegant, arching, iris-like leaves that tend to bend in the middle. 4$�x�, �W\ )A+��� ��h�B�H6���Gq���1�#���J�P�,`"�4>C�'2a�����Ӱ�g�Q0܉��y����"��@��C���(Y\IE�\lI�nܗJ!�b���@xZ��Ԕo�N�鶂��i���mL�HQ Familia: Commelinaceae Subfamilia: Commelinoideae Tribus: Tradescantieae Subtribus: Tradescantiinae Genus: Tradescantia Sectio: T. sect. 0000049866 00000 n The plant is pretty enough that it might just as well have been known as "blue jacket" or some other nicer name. AN ECOSYSTEM CARBON DATABASE FOR CANADIAN FORESTS C.H. 0000004988 00000 n Tradescantia virginiana (Virginia Spiderwort) is a vigorous, clump-forming herbaceous perennial with long, erect or arching, bright-green, narrow leaves. It was among the first North American plants From late spring to midsummer, the foliage is topped by small clusters of three-petaled, violet-blue to purple flowers, up to 2 in. Tradescantia virginiana L. appears in other Kew resources: IPNI - The International Plant Names Index. <<13A7EC0C9115814B9E0CE7E94AFF1C82>]>> 0000009864 00000 n 0000015212 00000 n This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License. Bart Moore. Tradescantia virginiana is a herbaceous plant with alternate, simple leaves, on tubular stems. ed. Herbarium Catalogue (1 records) Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status; Bullock, A.A. 15127.000: Bibliography. Tradescantia are grown in the garden as hardy or half hardy perennials.. Tradescantia virginiana L. 1753 Tradescantia virginiana l'è 'na spéce de piànta fanerògama de la famìa de le Commelinaceae. 8832. The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on 2012-03-23) which reports it as an accepted name (record 270504) with original publication details: Sp. FIRST IMPRESSIONS: Tradescantia virginiana is a robust perennial with multiple stems bearing narrow pointed olive green leaves. : 39178 (Download Help) Tradescantia virginiana TSN 39178 Taxonomy and Nomenclature Kingdom: Plantae : Taxonomic Rank: Species : Synonym(s): Ephemerum congestum Moench : Tradescantia brevicaulis Raf. Quick facts. Other ID Number. 0000008026 00000 n This species and Ohio spiderwort ( Tradescantia ohiensis ) are the only spiderwort species native to Connecticut, but many hybrid spiderworts are grown as garden plants, and these occasionally escape into the wild. In addition, users can learn about the location of vouchered specimens and see images to get a better visual for each plant. General Information Tradescantia virginiana is an erect or ascending, herbaceous perennial plant, rarely rooting at the lower nodes. Pl. 0000004460 00000 n x�bb2d`b``Ń3���0 ��t Published online. I It can be identified by the presence of sparse pubescence on the pedicels and/or 
s sepals (not including an apical tuft of hairs) vs. moderate to … Tradescantia virginiana L. Images from the web. ex Raf. The Plants Database includes the following 33 species of Tradescantia . 0000003992 00000 n The main focus of the EUNIS species component is to provide relevant information about the European species protected by Directives, Conventions and Agreements. Pl. 0000002267 00000 n �� �V���b��J\٩Z��G����i�����3 �g� Tradescantia virginiana is a PERENNIAL growing to 0.4 m (1ft 4in) at a medium rate. The New York Flora Atlas is a source of information for the distribution of plants within the state, as well as information on plant habitats, associated ecological communities, and taxonomy. barbata Raf. wfo-0000590232 Tradescantia virginiana L. Sp. Plants may be propagated from seed but they are more easily started from cuttings or divisions. Received 20 June 1974 ABSTRACT Hydraulic conductances of leaf tissues of Hederá helix and Tradescantia virginiana leaves were measured. Tradescantia virginiana L. var. Native Americans used Virginia spiderwort to treat a variety of ailments from stom-achaches to cancer, as well as for food. 0000001723 00000 n Bhatti, and K.J. Home; About; Browse; Statistics; Feedback; How to use this site; Results. First published in Sp. Nursery Availability Kingdom. x�b```f``�c`e``�e`@ ����OE4R��r Accessed: 2018 Mar. 0000010792 00000 n 0000000016 00000 n 0000005244 00000 n Each flower is composed of 3 petal, is up to 1" across, violet-blue with contrasting yellow stamens. Tradescantia … Shaw, J.S. 0000006203 00000 n 0000000892 00000 n %%EOF Native Introduced Native and Introduced. This charming wildflower thrives in open woods or in partly sunny gardens with average soil. Tradescantia virginiana, the Virginia spiderwort, is the type species of Tradescantia native to the eastern United States. Tradescantia virginiana is a perennial forb/herb. Threat status Europe: Not evaluated (IUCN) The EUNIS species component has very limited information about this species. 0000001418 00000 n 0000002854 00000 n 0000001882 00000 n startxref Vernacular names Many Tradescantia species have attractive foliage, which … Nat. Book. 0 Tradescantia virginiana L. D. W. SHERIFF and H. MEIDNER Department of Biology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland, U.K. Species. The flowers are blue, purple, or white, borne in summer. Physostegia virginiana 'Miss Manners' produces spires of pure white flowers over deep green foliage in middle to late summer. Reference page. Don't be put off by it. : 288 (1753) Accepted by. Spiderwort; Tradescantia virginiana L. Spiderwort Family; COMMELINACEÆ: Spiderwort is the ugly name of a lovely plant. The website also provides access to a database and images of plants photos and herbarium specimens found at … 196 0 obj <> endobj Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. The Alabama Plant Atlas is a source of data for the distribution of plants within the state as well as taxonomic, conservation, invasive, and wetland information for each species. First published in Syst. 0000005321 00000 n across (5 cm), adorned with showy yellow stamens. There are no related plants for species Tradescantia virginiana. 24. Sabourin INFORMATION REPORT NOR-X-403 Canadian Forest Service Northern Forestry Centre 2005 [3], https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Tradescantia_virginiana&oldid=971240525, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 4 August 2020, at 23:07. Tradescantia in World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. across (5 cm), adorned with showy yellow stamens. endstream endobj 197 0 obj<>/Outlines 24 0 R/Metadata 54 0 R/PieceInfo<>>>/Pages 53 0 R/PageLayout/OneColumn/OCProperties<>/StructTreeRoot 56 0 R/Type/Catalog/LastModified(D:20061025094722)/PageLabels 51 0 R>> endobj 198 0 obj<>/PageElement<>>>/Name(HeaderFooter)/Type/OCG>> endobj 199 0 obj<>/ColorSpace<>/Font<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageC]/ExtGState<>>>/Type/Page>> endobj 200 0 obj<> endobj 201 0 obj<> endobj 202 0 obj<> endobj 203 0 obj<> endobj 204 0 obj<> endobj 205 0 obj[/ICCBased 218 0 R] endobj 206 0 obj<> endobj 207 0 obj<> endobj 208 0 obj<> endobj 209 0 obj<> endobj 210 0 obj<>stream No Image. It is hardy to zone (UK) 7. trailer 2018. Tradescantia virginica L. Common Name: Spiderwort. Commonly grown in many gardens and also found growing wild along roadsides and railway lines, there are 75 of hybrids of Tradescantia species, such as Tradescantia ohiensis, the Bluejacket which closely resembles Virginia spiderwort and is the most common and widely distributed species of Tradescantia in North America. Wide range of colors, both pastel and bright (M–L) Mid-green Bred for cut flower trade, runs, some have RHS Awards psittacina 2–3ft × 3ft+ 6–10 Red and green, exotic-looking, in clusters of 4 or more (M–L) Mid-green, evergreen in mild zones Parrot flower, mulch for winter protection, runs p. ‘Royal Star’ (syn. 24 2018. Creative Commons License. Tradescantia virginiana L. Authors. Tradescantia virginiana is found in eastern North America, west to Missouri, south to northern South Carolina and Alabama, and north to Ontario, Vermont, and Michigan. 'Miss Manners' has an excellent branching habit and is a nice repeat bloomer. 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