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Blue & Gold Spiderwort

Tradescantia 'Blue & Gold'

Pronunciation: trad-es-KAN-tee-uh
SKU #07261
3-9

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OVERVIEW
Description Bright golden yellow, grass-like foliage creates a spectacular backdrop to the rich violet-blue flowers. Best foliage color in full sun; becomes chartreuse in shadier sites. A beautiful addition to border fronts, rock gardens, and naturalized woodland areas. Plant en masse for dynamic effect. An herbaceous perennial.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Keep soil evenly moist.
Blooms Summer
Mature Size Fast growing; reaches 12 in. tall, 18 in. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fast Growing
Growth Rate Fast
Flower Attributes Showy Flowers
CARE
Care Provide enriched, acidic, moist, well-drained soil. Maintain evenly moist soil during first growing season to develop root system; once established, tolerates wet, boggy conditions. Remove spent blooms to promote continuous flowering. Remove old, faded foliage before new leaves emerge. Clumps may be divided 2 to 3 years in early spring.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.