Project Description

Tradescantia pallida: Purple Queen

-Light Exposure: Full Sun – Part Shade
-Water Req: Moderate
-Height: 1 – 2 ft.
-Growth Rate: Moderate

The bold and vibrant color of the Purple Queen plant beautifully contrasts with other shrubs regardless of color. Purple Queen is low growing with a cascading habit. It is cold tolerant and drought tolerant once established, but water regularly for best appearance. Spacing : approx 2 ft. When planting, make sure to give enough space from patios and walkways to keep from having to trim/ edge  frequently. Purple Queen makes a great container plant because of its cascading habit. It is also known as the Purple Heart Plant.