Wandering Jew
Tradescantia zebrina
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Green plant fertilizer (e.g. N14-P6-K8).
Mist requirements Mist every 4 days
Light preferences Prefers half-shady light conditions
Temperature preference Prefers tepid constant temperatures through the whole year (average under 20 °C).
pH range 6.1 - 7.8
Acidity preference loves neutral pH conditions
Toxicity irritant

Origin

Climate humid subtropical

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Names

Other common names Inch Plant
Family Commelinaceae
Other scientific names Tradescantia pendula, Zebrina pendula

Characteristics

Growth form vine - climbing plant
Hardiness USDA 9 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -7°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • purple
  • white
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Leaf color
  • green