Purple Queen (Tradescantia Pallida Purpurea)

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Growing Zone: 9-11
Growing Zone: 9-11 Outdoors

Plant Specifications

Plant Name Purple Queen (Tradescantia Pallida Purpurea)
Mature Height 12 inches
Mature Width 18 inches
Spacing 12-18 inches apart
Sunlight Full to Partial Sun
Temperature Tolerance 60-85°F
Watering Needs Moderate (Every 1-2 weeks)
Growth Rate Slow
Difficulty Level Easy
Grows Well Indoors Yes
Flowering Time Late spring to early summer
Origin Native to Mexico

Purple Queen (Tradescantia Pallida Purpurea) is a stunning plant that has quickly become a favorite among horticulturists and plant enthusiasts alike. With its vibrant purple leaves and delicate pink flowers, this plant is sure to add a pop of color to any space.

How to Grow:

Purple Queen is relatively easy to grow and can thrive in a variety of conditions. This plant prefers well-draining soil and should be kept in a location that receives bright, indirect light. It is important to avoid over-watering, as this can lead to root rot.

Care Tips:

To keep your Purple Queen healthy and thriving, it is important to regularly prune and pinch back the stems. This will encourage new growth and prevent the plant from becoming too leggy. Additionally, it is important to fertilize the plant regularly to promote healthy growth.

Uses:

Purple Queen is a versatile plant that can be used in a variety of ways. This plant is perfect for adding color to outdoor gardens, indoor planters, and hanging baskets. Additionally, the vibrant purple leaves make for a stunning addition to floral arrangements and centerpieces.

Planting Tips:

When planting Purple Queen, it is important to choose a location that receives bright, indirect light. The plant prefers well-draining soil and should be watered regularly, but not excessively. To encourage healthy growth, it is recommended to fertilize the plant every few weeks.

Maintenance:

To keep your Purple Queen healthy and thriving, it is important to regularly prune and pinch back the stems. This will encourage new growth and prevent the plant from becoming too leggy. Additionally, it is important to fertilize the plant regularly to promote healthy growth.

 

 

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