|Full name||Tradescantia spathacea ‘Cream’.|
|Name status||Accepted, the valid name for a unique cultivar.|
Listed online with photos by cuttingsNL (2022). No hardcopy publication has been found, so the name is accepted and will be established once published (Brickell et al., 2016, Art. 27.1).
|Classification||The species Tradescantia spathacea is sometimes sold under its botanical synonyms Tradescantia discolor, Rhoeo spathacea, and Rhoeo discolor.|
|Availability||Circulates among collectors in Europe.|
|Growth habit||Compact rosettes which begin to trail as the stems get longer.|
|Foliage||Long, thin leaves with random cream striping.|
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.
cuttingsNL. (2022b). Tradescantia spathacea ‘Cream’ : VERY RARE, NEW variegated T. spathacea cultivar, rooted cutting/starter plant, ships frost-free w/ tracking. Etsy. Internet Archive link.