|Plant Series||Tradescantia CHARM™ Series|
|US Patent #||PP22981|
|EU Grant #||--|
|Bloom Time||May, June, July, August|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||5, 6, 7, 8, 9|
|How Different?||Shorter and more compact than 'Blue and Gold' ('Sweet Kate').|
|Landscape Value||Colorful before it blooms! Use as an accent, for edging, in mixed beds, or containers.|
|Most Active Growing Season||Spring|
|Size (HT/W/FL HT)||8" / 15" / 11"|
|Soil (Garden)||Light, moist, and fertile.|
|Water (Garden)||Average water needs in the garden.|
|Special Uses||Deep South|
|Comments||Cut back for rebloom. Easy to grow.|
Tradescantia ‘Lucky Charm’
Dwarf gold leaf Tradescantia. Blue flowers and a compact habit. It has the most contrasting colors of the CHARM™ Series. Planting something Lucky and Gold in your garden will surely be a sign of good fortune to come.
USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 8″ / 15″ / 11″
Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): May, June, July, August
|Water (Greenhouse)||Dry slightly between waterings.|
|EC||0.06 – 1.0|
|pH||5.8 – 6.8|
|Fertility Needs||150 – 200 ppm|
|Finish Time to 4″||4 – 6 weeks|
|Finish Time to Gallon||8 – 10 weeks|
|Day Length for Flowering||—|
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