Tradescantia andersoniana 'Sweet Kate'

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Golden Spiderwort

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-9

Chartreuse blades of foliage contrast beautifully with deep violet, 3 petaled blooms. Clump-forming, compact, hardy and adaptable. Very dramatic in a mass. May bloom until frost.

Height

12-20 Inches

Spread

24 Inches

Color

Blue/Purple

Bloom Time

June-July

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Voodoo Stonecrop (Sedum spurium), Hens and Chicks (Sempervivum arachnoideum), Coneflower (Echinacea Big Sky), English Lavender/Lavandula a. (Perennial) (Lavender ), Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum superbum), Bee Balm (Monarda didyma)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Containers
Ground Cover
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Foliage Color
Yellow/Copper/Bronze
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Very Adaptable
Moist
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