Tradescantia ohiensis, AL Ecotype
Ohio Spiderwort, AL Ecotype
The blooms open during the morning hours from spring through summer; the flowers close in response to warm temperatures.
General Product Information:
Item Number: TRAOHI02
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Pollinator Favorites, Riparian Sites, Uplands & Meadows
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: An attractive flowering species.
Habitat: Meadows, prairies, thickets, dry rocky woodlands, floodplain forests.
Bloom Period: Late April to mid-July
Flower Color: Blue to purple
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.2 Ft
Pollinator Value: High
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
Approximate seeds per lb: 128,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 3.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine