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Tradescantia ‘Regal Charm’


This plant is no longer for sale directly from TERRA NOVA® Nurseries. However, it may still be available through one of our Licensees or Retail Sources.


Regal purple, three petaled flowers sit above golden foliage on this royal charmer. A new flower color that contrasts beautifully with the compact, golden yellow mound of leaves. A fine addition to your mixed bed, containers, or the front of the border. Easy to grow with average garden soil and water.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 8″ / 15″ / 11″
Exposure: Part Shade
Bloom Time(s): May, June, July, August, September

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Common Name Tradescantia
Family Commelinaceae
Genus Tradescantia
species --
Plant Series Tradescantia CHARM™ Series
Plant Type Perennial
US Patent # PP23251
EU Grant # --
Bloom Time May, June, July, August, September
Flower Color Purple
Foliage Color Yellow
Dormancy Winter
Exposure Part Shade
Growth Habit Clumping
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
How Different? Compared to 'Blue and Gold' ('Sweet Kate'), it has purple rather than blue flowers and is shorter and more compact.
Landscape Value Colorful before it blooms! Use as an accent, for edging, in mixed beds, or containers.
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Persistence Deciduous
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 --
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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