Tradescantia zebrina Bosse

Common name

English: Wandering Jew

German: Zebra-Ampelkraut

Portuguese: Cebola-de-calango, Trapoeraba-roxa

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Commelinales (18)

        Family: Commelinaceae (18) (family description)

          Genus: Tradescantia (3)

           Epithet: zebrina Bosse (2)

zebrina => striped with different colours, zebra-striped

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: violet

External links

Check for Tradescantia zebrina at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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