Tradescantia virginiana, Southeastern PA/Northern VA blend
Virginia Spiderwort, Southeastern PA/Northern VA blend
A late spring specimen plant that is more compact than Ohio Spiderwort; the flowers close in response to warm temperatures.
General Product Information:
Item Number: TRAVIR01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Pollinator Favorites, Uplands & Meadows, Woodland Openings
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: An attractive flowering species.
Habitat: Moist prairies, open woods, floodplain forests, streambanks, meadows.
Bloom Period: Late April to July
Flower Color: Blue
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.0 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 4 in
pH: 4.0 – 8.0
Pollinator Value: High
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: UPL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
Approximate seeds per lb: 175,000
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