|Full name||Tradescantia (Andersoniana Group) ‘Blue Spider’.|
|Name status||Accepted, the unique name for a valid cultivar.|
Listed for sale in Royal Horticultural Society (2017, p. 787). No hardcopy description has been found, so the name is accepted and will be established once published (Brickell et al., 2016, Art. 27.1).
|Classification||Like 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.|
|Availability||Only know from Ashwood Nurseries (2022).|
Described by Ashwood Nurseries (2022).
|Cultivar group||Tradescantia Andersoniana Group.|
|Growth habit||45-50cm high.|
|Flowers||Mid-blue with slightly ruffled edges.|
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.
Ashwood Nurseries. (2022a). Tradescantia andersoniana ‘Blue Spider’ Spiderwort. Internet Archive link.