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Tradescantia dark purple

spider lily

Eventual height & spread

Tradescantia dark purple

spider lily

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  • 2 + 1 FREE 9cm pots
  • £23.97 £15.98
  • available to order from midsummer
  • 9cm pot - 12cm tall
  • £7.99
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  • Position: bright but indirect light
  • Soil: good potting compost
  • Rate of growth: fast growing
  • Hardiness: tender (indoors only)
  • Current height: approximately 12cm (+ or - 10% including the pot)
  • Pot cover: choose a 10cm pot cover to give a good fit over the pot

    As the name suggests this is a lovely deep purple form of this popular trailing houseplant. Pair this with the cascading Philodendron scandens 'Micans Lime' for a striking combination - either in macrame hanging baskets or on a well-lit shelf.

    Please note that the pot in the photograph is not supplied with the plant (which is sent out in a simple nursery alternative), but we have a wide and excellent potted plants, and if you wish to pot yours up, we do have a

  • Home care: Make sure that it is in a bright spot but not in direct sun, with a constant average temperature no lower than 10°C in the winter. Watering is simple - water well in the growing season from spring to autumn, then reduce watering in the winter when the plant's growth has slowed down. You can mist the leaves occasionally in a hot summer.
  • Humans: Skin allergen

Goes well with