‘Blue ‘n’ Gold’


Correct nameTradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Sweet Kate’.
Name statusNot established, an unpublished invalid name used to sell the cultivar Tradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Sweet Kate’.

Listed online by Kernock Park Plants (2011). No hardcopy publication has been found, so the name is not established (Brickell et al., 2016, Art. 27.1). Assumed to be an alternate spelling of Tradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Blue and Gold’, which is itself a synonym.

The established name Tradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Sweet Kate’ is now accepted for this cultivar.


Kernock Park Plants. (2011). Tradescantia ‘Blue ‘n’ Gold’. 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.