‘Big Bertha’


Correct nameTradescantia pallida ‘Kartuz Giant’.
Name statusNot established, an unpublished invalid name used to sell the cultivar Tradescantia pallida ‘Kartuz Giant’.

The name is used along with several others, in an online listing by Bustani Plant Farm (2022). No hardcopy publication has been found, so the name is not established (Brickell et al., 2016, Art. 27.1).

The established name Tradescantia pallida ‘Kartuz Giant’ is now accepted for this cultivar.


Bustani Plant Farm. (2022). Tradescantia pallida ‘Giant’. Internet Archive link.

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.