‘Baby Doll’


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

First listed for sale by Royal Horticultural Society (2000, p. 717). No hardcopy description has been found, so the name is accepted and will be established when 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 T. virginiana or the invalid botanical hybrid T. × andersoniana.
Legal protectionNone.
AvailabilityAvailable from a small number of nurseries.


Described by Elmlea Plants (2022).

Cultivar groupTradescantia Andersoniana Group.
FlowersLight purple-blue.


Royal Horticultural Society. (2000). RHS Plant Finder 2000.

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.

Elmlea Plants. (2022). Tradescantia “Baby Doll”. Internet Archive link.