‘Nutshell Rosy’


Full nameTradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Nutshell Rosy’.
Name statusAccepted, the valid name for a unique cultivar.

Described online by Nutshell Nursery (2019). No hardcopy publication has been found, so the name is accepted and will be established once published (Brickell et al., 2016, Art. 27.1).
ClassificationLike other hardy garden hybrids, it is now placed in the Andersoniana Group. These hybrids are sometimes mislabelled as Tradescantia virginiana or the invalid botanical hybrid Tradescantia × andersoniana.
Legal protectionNone.
AvailabilityOnly known from Nutshell Nursery (2019).


Described by Nutshell Nursery (2019).

Cultivar groupTradescantia Andersoniana Group.
Growth habit60cm x 45cm.
FoliageDense and strappy.
FlowersRosy mauve.


Brickell, C. D., Alexander, C., Cubey, J. J., David, J. C., Hoffman, M. H. A., Leslie, A. C., Malécot, V., Jin, X. (2016). International Code of Nomenclature for Cultivated Plants. PDF link.

Nutshell Nurseries. (2019). Tradescantia ‘Nutshell Rosy’. Internet Archive link.