‘Aureo Vittata’


Correct nameTradescantia fluminensis ‘Variegata’.
Name statusNot established, an invalidly published name for the cultivar Tradescantia fluminensis ‘Variegata’.

Published with a description by Fischer (1960, p. 130). The name is in Latin form so cannot be established (Brickell et al., 2016, Art. 21.11).

The established and more widely-used name Tradescantia fluminensis Variegata’ is now accepted for this cultivar.


Fischer, P. (1960). Variegated Foliage Plants. Blandford Press.

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.