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Tradescantia spathacea'Silver'

Native range: East and Southeast Asia

Known names: Silver Moon Dust

Hardiness: Don't allow to fall below 40° F

Mature Size: ~16" tall and wide

Light: Morning sun, bright-indirect light, 

Water: Let soil dry out slightly between watering

Soil: Standard potting soil works great, will benefit from extra perlite/pumice added to soil.

Dormancy Period: Autumn, Winter

Pet-Safe: No

Plant Size: Grown in 4" pot, shipped semi bare-root


This plant is very easy to care for, grows as easily as other Tradescantia and Callisia. Used as medicine in some parts of the world- but we're not endorsing that you do the same...Cheery purple flowers appear late spring. 

Tradescantia spathacea 'Silver' [4"]

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