Tradescantia ohioensis 'Mrs. Loewer'
Spiderwort / Widow's Tears
Light blue flowers up to 2" wide over thin, evergreen, smoky blue foliage that turns lavender-maroon in winter. Wonderful. Cut back foliage after flowering to encourage compact growth. Deer resistant. Can be grown under black walnut trees.
Grows best in moist, rich soil in sun to light shade. Tolerant of clay soil.
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