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View USF Tampa Plant Record: Tradescantia pallida

Scientific Name Tradescantia pallida
Common Name Purple Heart
Family Commelinaceae
Info "Purple Heart is a tropical plant, related to Wandering Jew, which performs well as an annual in Kentucky flower gardens. The plant has purple colored foliage and grows well during the summer. Purple Heart grows well in full sun but can tolerate shady conditions and can be grown as a house plant."
Date Found 3/23/2014
Resource http://www.uky.edu/Ag/Horticulture/gardenflowers/scsz.htm
Native Landscaped
Links http://www.uky.edu/Ag/Horticulture/gardenflowers/scsz.htm
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