Tradescanthia Innocence

 

A compact, clump-forming perennial with semi-evergreen, strap-shaped, mid-green leaves. Pure white, three-petaled flowers are borne in clusters atop stiff stems from late spring until the end of summer. Height of 0.4m and a Spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.

 

Plant in fertile, moist soil in full sun or part shade. Prefers a slightly higher acidic pH.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.