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Tradescantia Sweet Kate

Spiderwort / Widow's Tears

Large three petaled, blue flowers are borne over golden yellow foliage. Maintains its best color in a little sun. Outstanding! Cut back foliage after flowering to encourage compact growth.


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  • Category:Perennial
  • Hardiness Zone:3-9
  • Height:18-24 Inches
  • Spread:18-24 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Blue, Purple

Grows best in moist, rich soil in sun to light shade. Tolerant of clay soil. Deer resistant. Can be grown under black walnut trees.

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist/Well-Drained
Moist
Wet
Flowering Months
May
June
July
August
September
Foliage Color
Chartreuse
Gold
Additional Information about Tradescantia 'Sweet Kate'

Grows best in moist, rich soil. Tolerant of clay soil.